Building Electric Fence Workshop

April 8, 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Tips , tricks and tools to build electric fence on your farm.

Speaker Brad Mueller with Mueller Fencing

Deadline to register is April 5, 2019

Agenda and Registration



Food Preservation Workshops

June 26, July 24 and August 21

If you have never home canned or it's been a while since you last canned food.These three workshops are for you! Each workshop will show different methods for safe canning--both fruits and vegetables for home.

$15.00 fee for each workshop covers the cost of food and materials. Space is limited. Registration is required for each work shop.

To learn more and register


Specialty Crop Workshop - April 6


Crop Planning and High Value Crops

10:00 am-3:00 pm

Hillsboro City Hall, 101 Main Street

Hillsboro, MO 63050

Lunch provided

Learn from an experienced and highly successful  specialty crop producer, Liz Graznak of Happy Hollow Farm.

Agenda and Registration




Search for 2019 Missouri Century Farms starts Feb. 1


If your farm has been in your family since Dec. 31, 1919, you can can apply to have it recognized as a Missouri Century Farm.

To qualify, the same family must have owned the farm for 100 consecutive years. The line of ownership from the original settler or buyer may be through children, grandchildren, siblings, and nephews or nieces, including through marriage or adoption. The farm must be at least 40 acres of the original land acquisition and make a financial contribution to the overall farm income.

Applicants certified as owners of a 2019 Missouri Century Farm will be recognized by the MU Extension center in the county where the farm is located. Applicants are presented with a sign and a certificate.

The Missouri Century Farm program will take applications starting Feb. 1. All applicants must be postmarked by May 15. Details and a downloadable application form will be available beginning Feb 1 at



Workshop for the Lawn

The University of Missouri Extension is a Leader in Turfgrass research.

Join our state and regional specialists as they bring this knowledge to St. Louis Metro area on March 21, 6:00-9:00, at our Kirkwood office.

Spotlight the best strategies for keeping your clients lawns lush and beautiful with proper maintenance.

Topics of interest:

Soil Testing for Turf Professionals

Pest and Disease Management

Cultural Practices


Presenters: Dr. Lee Miller, Justin Keay and Debi Kelly

Cost $25.00

Pre-registration is required





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