Program highlights


MU Extension's Health Insurance Education Initiative

Health Insurance Education Initiative (PDF)

Grandparent Support Group

The Grandparent Support Group, for grandparents raising children, meets monthly at the Cape Girardeau County Extension Center, 684 W. Jackson Trail, Jackson.

Dates for 2015:  April 8 and May 13; from 10 to 11:30 a.m.


Business development classes offered

For a schedule of upcoming classes in surrounding counties, contact Richard Proffer, business specialist at 573-243-3581. Other methods to reach Richard: on Twitter:;  his Blogspot is and on facebook at:

Extension Council Election 2015


The ballots have been counted and the following nominees have been elected:

Lee Anderson                                     Kirk Mueller

Tina Bodenstein                                  John Oehl

Pam Deneke                                        Randy Ressel

Keith Holloway                                  Erika Russell

Paula Meier                                         Bonnie Strack

Rex Meyr                                            Adam Thomas