Welcome to Jefferson County

Food Preservation Workshops

Making Jams and Jellies preservation workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 20th - call now to register. See our FLYER for information for each topic, dates, times and how to register. Don't wait to call - registration is limited to the first 15 callers for each class!


Don't forget to enter in the Jefferson County Fair!!!

Mark your calendar for this year's fair - July 19th through July 23rd at the Hillsboro Civic Center, Hillsboro, MO. The EXHIBIT HANDBOOK has all the class and lot information you will need to know about what to do to enter homemade/handmade and home grown items. Contact the Extension office at 636-797-5391 with questions. See you at the fair!


Flood resource information

Contact the Extension office at 636-797-5391 if you need additional information.

MU Extension Flood Resources

MP904, Resources for Your Flooded Home

How-to-Install a Self-Help Tarp

Rehabbing Flooded Houses: A Guide for Builders and Contractors

Mold control resources

Understanding the Effects of Flooding on Trees

Flooding Q & A

Design Storm Alert System (tracks accumulated precipitation and helps with managing stored manure or domestic wastewater)

MoDOT road travel conditions

Jefferson County Resource (directory of county agencies)


Straw bale gardening offers options for gardeners

Overcome poor soil and limited space. Check out this ARTICLE about options for your gardening this spring and summer.


Weather related


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