What do Astronauts, Alan Shepard, James Lovell, Quarterbacks Don Meredith, Bart Starr, Entertainers Johnny Carson, Jimmy Stewart, Bob Hope, Pat Boone, Roy Rodgers and President Ronald Regan all have in common?  They were all members of 4-H.

National 4-H Week is October 2-8, 2016 and this year’s theme is “#4HGrown.” Read more to learn who has been "#4HGrown" in Harrison County.

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, http://extension.missouri.edu/harrison/exthistharrison.aspx.  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 harrisonco@missouri.edu.

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