Camp Crowder 2017
June 5-8 Or June 12-15

4-H Camp Application
Cabin Chaperone Application

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Staying in the Farming Business:
Cut Costs, Not Income

When prices are low, input costs must be cut. But how much can be cut
without hurting production or receiving discounts? Attend this meeting
from MU Extension for strategies to improve your bottom line during
challenging financial times in agriculture.

Thursday, February 16, 6-9 pm.
Bethany Housing Authority,
2602 Crossan St,
Bethany, MO 64424

Cost: FREE

Please pre-register at least two business days in advance;
call Marcia at (660) 425-6434 or
Meal & notebook included. In the event of inclement weather,
please contact Marcia for details. Dates and locations of all meetings.

2017 Agricultural Updates

This is an opportunity to receive the training to get your private pesticide applicator license. Missouri law requires a license to obtain and use restricted use pesticides. Get your training and learn about agriculture in Missouri.  A pesticide manual is required to receive your license.  If you do not have one with you they will be available at the training for $12.

Schedule of surrounding dates and locations.

Save Your MONEY
Get your Taxes done for FREE

You can get FREE tax preparation assistance from an
IRS certified VITA/TCE preparer.
There are many tax preparation sites across Northern Missouri,
find a location nearest you.
The Bethany location is full but there are other sites still
accepting appointments.

MU Extension is hiring for a
Regional Agronomy Specialist
Headquartered in Harrison County.

To view the position description and file an application go to:
Regional Agronomy Specialist Position description (PDF)

Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

This monthly newsletter provides practical advice on a variety of subjects and reports on extension activities throughout the region. Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

Updating History of Extension in Harrison County

Recently a booklet was found about the first 50 years of extension in Harrison County Missouri. The report titled "Excerpts From History 1919-1969," contains numerous entries that are amusing and gave some perspective about how the Extension service has impacted Harrison County. You can find some of the entries here on our website,  We wish to update the history of the extension center, which will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019. If you have any stories or information about the history of MU Extension in Harrison County in specific, please contact us by phone (660)425-6434 or email

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