MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Missouri Master Naturalist - Level 1 Training (Session 6 of 17)
When: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Columbia Bottom Conservation Area
801 Strodtman Rd, Saint Louis MO map...
A training program to help you discover the natural Missouri by developing your skills as a naturalist, resource scientist, botanist educator or recreations specialist. You'll gain a wealth of natural science information in classes given by some of Missouri's finest biologists and build new friendships with others who share a love of Missouri's outdoors. more...
Wetlands Along the Mississippi Flyway - Via field experience and some lecture, trainees will find out the what, why, and how of wetlands. What defines a wetland? Why are they so important? How are they managed?
Call 636-970-3000 more...
Missouri State Fair
When: Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 8 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, 5 p.m.
Missouri State Fairgrounds
Youth who have qualified exhibit their projects at the state level.
Youth exhibit their projects at the State level
County Extension Office
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 229 of 240)
When: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Radio station KWTO
This radio program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. Morris Westfall conducts the interview with Patrick Byers, MU Extension-Greene County regional horticulture specialist. The program airs several times on Saturday and Sunday on radio stations KWTO, KTXR, and KBFL.
Fall lawn care
Annie's's 10 yr Celebrations - One Day Seminar
When: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Food and Ag Policy Research Institute (FAPRI)
101 Park De Ville Dr. Ste. E, Columbia MO map...
Annie's Project celebrates 10 years in Missouri with special educational opportunities. The one day seminar will focus on transitioning the farm to the next generation and the farm bill - Aug. 16th. The two day conference will feature nationally known speakers and concurrent sessions - Sept. 19 & 20. more...
The featured speaker will be Dr. Ron Hanson, from the University of Nebraska on the topic of transitioning the farm and what happens if mom takes over the farm. For more details see this site http://extension.missouri.edu/annie
early registration due by Aug. 12th. Late fee begins Aug. 13th - additional $10