Profile for Debi Kelly
Counties served: Jefferson
Areas of work
Horticulture and Local Foods Specialist
- MEd, University of Missouri-Columbia
Vocational Agricultural Education
- BS, University of Missouri-Columbia
Horticulture and Local Foods Specialist assisting farmers with production and marketing of their products. (4/21/2014 to present)
Project Manager, Missouri Alternatives Center, University of Missouri Extension, Columbia, MO. (1/1994-4/18/2014)
The Missouri Alternatives Center''s mission is to provide Missourians with timely information about alternative agricultural opportunities, to evaluate diverse enterprises, improve management decisions, increase economic returns and enhance the quality of their lives.
Co-coordinator, Missouri Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Professional Development Program (SARE PDP), University of Missouri Extension, Columbia, MO. (7/2007-present)
The SARE PDP provides funds to land grant universities to assist extension educators, farmers and other stakeholders in developing education activities in sustainable concepts and systems. The funds help equip agricultural educators with tools they need to help farmers face change.