Horticulture Programming in Greene County

Patrick Byers, regional horticulture specialist with University of Missouri Extension, and Kelly McGowan, horticulture educator, coordinate horticulture programming in Greene County and 16 additional counties in the MU Extension southwest region.

In  the Spotlight...

Spotted Wing Drosophila in the News!

The first 2014 reports of Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD) in Missouri are in as of June 5.  See the Lincoln University IPM blog here for up-to-date information on all aspects of SWD identification, monitoring, and control.  Check back with the blog frequently for updates and timely articles on this serious pest.

Elderberry interest?

See the page below for information on elderberry production and marketing.

Missouri Blueberry School information

Check out the website for news, presentations, and resources for blueberry growers

Food safety issues for horticultural producers

Presentations on issues related to farm food safety are found here, including a downloadable template to complete a customized farm food safety plan.

Recent presentations

Presentations from recent workshops and conferences are found here.

For information on upcoming horticultural workshops on a wide range of topics, check out the Greene County MU Extension office calendar.