Sheep, Goat and Swine Weigh-in - Sunday, April 29, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m
Heart of the Ozarks Fairgrounds

For more information contact the Howell County Extension Office at 417-256-2391

 

4-H/FFA Fair Forms

Auction Business sign
Buyers Signature form
Certificate and Statement of Disclosure

Feed Record form
Feed Record form w/Formula's
Medicine Vaccination Records
4-H Project Record Form  (Y620)

 

MU offers online Food Preservation Course

This course offers information on how to get started in canning and preserving your own foods.  You will learn the science behind canning and preserving, how to get started, and the various methods of canning and preserving. 
Learn the importance of reducing safety risks and about all the benefits of taking part in this age-old tradition.

Topic discussed:

  •  pressure canning
  •  water-bath canning
  •  steam canning
  •  freezing and dehydration
  •  how to make pickles, salsa and sweet spreads

Register online at www.extension.missouri.edu under "Online Courses" tab. Click on Youth and Family tab  and then nutrition and health education.

 

Mineral Supplementation for Livestock

Randy Wiedmeier, Regional Livestock Specialist, complied a 4 part information series about mineral supplementation for livestock. 

 

Review of Principles of Crossbreeding by Randy Wiedmeier, Regional Livestock specialist

Review of Principles of Crossbreeding link

 

Missouri Century Farm

If your farm has been in your family since December 31, 2018, you can apply to have it recognized as a Missouri Century Farm.  Applications will be taken from February 1 through May 15. Click on the application link | http://extension.missouri.edu/centuryfarm/documents/2018.pdf |

 

Sign-up for 4-H 

The 2017-2018 season has started. Join 4-H today.  Click on the link | http://4h.missouri.edu/join-4h.aspx | to join.    If you have question, please contact Dr. Krista Tate at 417-256-2391 or by email tatekr@missouri.edu
This website is your source for additional information and contacts.  30 Things to Know About 4-H (PDF)

 

Make a difference in a Childs life.  Become a 4-H volunteer

Click on the link |http://4h.missouri.edu/volunteer.aspx | to sign-up today.  

 

Lucky Clover Valley 4-H October Club Newsletter

Click on the link to read the October Newsletter.

 

South Central Missouri AG News

Sarah Kenyon, Howell County agronomy specialist and Randy Wiedmeier, Ozark County livestock specialist,along with Ted Probert, Wright County Dairy Specialist and Bob Schultheis, Webster County Natural Resource Engineer will be publishing an online newsletter monthly. If there is a topic that you would like information on contact, Sarah at kenyons@missouri.edu. We hope you enjoy the current newsletter(PDF) South Central Missouri AG News. Past newsletters may be accessed through the livestock page.

 

 

2017 Howell County Annual Report

The 2017 Annual Report for Howell County Extension showcases the impact of extension programs and why it is important to residents of Howell County. Download a copy to read today  2017 Annual Report

 

Extension Expert Guides

To view the specialists that are located in the Southwest region use the link below.

http://http://extension.missouri.edu/greene/documents/PlansReports/ExpertGuide.pdf

 

Donate to Extension

http://DONATE TO YOUR COUNTY EXTENSION: at https://donatetomu.missouri.edu/Extension/

 

4-H Corner

For more information on Missouri 4-H, please visit 4h.missouri.edu. For all other local information, please visit the 4-H Page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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