Job Opening- Administrative Assistant

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Extension Council Elections

In January, Christian County citizens, aged 18 or older will have an opportunity to vote and elect members to the University of MO Extension, Christian County Council. The elected and appointed members of the Extension Council will guide and direct Extension work within the county. 
Watch for more information as it unfolds. For further questions, please contact the Extension center 417-581-3558

Agriculture Programs in Southwest Missouri

Download our master list of University of Missouri Extension agriculture and horticulture programs planned for this winter and spring. The list grows daily and is updated here each week. Ag Program List (PDF)

Pesticide Collection Event

Download information regarding a free Pesticide Collection for Missouri Farmers and Household Pesticide Collection Flyer (PDF)

Master Beekeeper Class Jan. 14, 2017

"Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping" is the first class in the new Master Beekeeper certification program being offered by University of Missouri Extension. Dan Crooper of West Plains will be teaching this class at the Botanical Center on Jan. 14. Cost of the class instruction and book is $61 per person. Learn more and register online | Informational flyer (PDF)

MU Extension marketing campaign promotes healthy eating, physical activity

University of Missouri Extension’s Family Nutrition Program has launched a social marketing campaign in July and August to promote healthy eating, physical activity and gardening. The goal of “Live Like Your Life Depends On It” is to reduce the risk for chronic disease by encouraging healthy behaviors in adults. The message is being spread via billboards, posters, fliers and social media.
Seasonal & Simple App Information (PDF)

Master Beekeeping Certification Program starting this year in Missouri
Master Beekeeping Letter (PDF)
Master Beekeeping Brocuhure (PDF)

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Informative articles and announcements of MU Extension programs in southwest Missouri are sent to your by email once a week. To subscribe, use this online form or subscribe by texting MUEXTENSION417 to 22828.

Do you need an answer?

The faculty and staff of the Christian County Extension Office are available to assist you with research-based information on a variety of topics. If you can't find what you are looking for on our website, give us a call at 417-581-3558 or send an email to ChristianCo@missouri.edu.