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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Diabetes Self-Management Program - Hannibal (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Sunday, April 23, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Clarity Healthcare is located at 141 Communications Drive in Hannibal, MO.
141 Communications Drive, Hannibal MO map...

Description:

This course is designed to help people who have diabetes or individuals who care for someone who has diabetes to become better self-managers of their condition. This program will consist of six sessions each lasting 2 to 2 1/2 hours. Participants will learn to plan healthful meals with balanced carbohydrates, learn more about the benefits of physical activity, discuss blood sugar highs and lows, and how to communicate more effectively with health professionals. Participants will receive a free book.

Session topic:

In this sixth session, participants will discuss ways to manage diabetes during sick days; discuss guidelines for proper foot care; gain skills for communicating with their healthcare providers.

Registration:

Please call Clarity Healthcare at 573-603-1460 to reserve a seat. There is no charge for this program. For questions about the program, please contact the instructor, Jim Meyer at 573-985-3911.

Registration
deadline:

3/6/2017

Class size:

14

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Ralls County
phone: 573-985-3911




2017 Grow Your Farm (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Sunday, April 23, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Bertelsmeyer Hall, Sheets Lecture Hall
1101 N. State St., Rolla MO map...

Description:

Grow Your Farm is designed for prospective farmers, beginners with some experience and seasoned farmers who want to make a "new beginning" with alternative farming methods. MU Extension specialists and experienced, innovative farmers teach the sessions. Participants attend a set of practical seminars and field days to learn from MU Extension specialists, farmers and agribusiness operators.This course will help you: Identify and prioritize personal and family values and use them as the foundation for the farm mission statement and goals. Learn how to "walk the farm" to assess the land and its facilities. Learn to evaluate the feasibility of particular farm opportunities. Understand the components of a business plan and create one of your own. Understand financial aspects of a business plan and review popular tools to manage financial records. Consider different types of agricultural marketing and draft a marketing plan. Become familiar with a variety of legal issues that pertain to farming enterprises. Network with other farmers.  more...

Session topic:

Rural legal issues and Farmer presentations

Registration:

There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans, Latinos and those from socially disadvantaged groups. There is a $130 fee for two attendees from the same farm and a $25 fee for each additional person from the same farm. Contact Patricia Barrett at 573-369-2394 or barrettpr@missouri.edu for more information. Register by Feb. 21 at the MU Extension Center in Miller County, 134 Second St., P.O. Box 20, Tuscumbia, MO 65082. more...

Registration
deadline:

2/21/2017

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$35.00
There is a reduced fee of $35 for veterans, Latinos and those from socially disadvantaged groups. There is a $130 fee for two attendees from the same farm and a $25 fee for each additional person from the same farm.

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394