MU Extension events calendar
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014
Salute to Century Farms
When: Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Round Barn Event Center
10755 U.S. 160, Walnut Grove MO map...
Educational evening to honor new 2014 additions to the Century Farms Registry in Greene County. Event includes a presentation by David Baker, Assistant Dean of Agriculture Extension in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources at the University of Missouri, on the challenges facing family farms in the coming 15-20 years. The evening will conclude with a hour of musical entertainment from bluegrass favorite Acoustic Essays. more...
Put on your jeans and boots and come enjoy a casual and fun evening in the Ozarks as we celebrate our agricultural heritage in a historical setting and also honor the Century Farms in Greene County.
Advance registration is needed and can be done by check (using form off our website) or with a credit card using Eventbrite. more...
Honored Century Farm families receive 4 complimentary tickets to this event.
Organic Gardening Academy (Session 11 of 11)
When: Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...
The Greene County MU Extension office is pleased to host the 2014 Organic Gardening Academy. This series of classes related to organic gardening will present proven, science based techniques on a wide range of topics. Each class will include a presentation of the subject, followed by a hands-on demonstration of the techniques learned during the class. The speakers have a passion for organic gardening, and subject matter expertise.
Sustainable Urban Water Use
The introductory class on April 17 is free. The registration fee for each following class is $20. A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014. To register or for more information, contact Lorri Winters at the MU Extension - Greene County office; 2400 S. Scenic, Springfield, MO; call 417-881-8909, or email WintersL@missouri.edu
A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014.