Welcome to Jefferson County
Happy Anniversary Extension!
2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which created Cooperative Extension, the forerunner of modern-day MU Extension. Watch our webpage for anniversary events taking place this year.
2013 Annual Report
The Jefferson County Extension 2013 Annual Report (PDF) for is now ready. Please take a few moments to review the programs and services we offered this past year. Contact the Extension office at 636-797-5391 for information on upcoming programs and classes for 2014.
Pond Management Workshop
A pond management workshop for private landwoners and land managers is scheduled for Tuesday, March 18th, 2014. This workshop will be presented by the Missouri Department of Conservation. For more details and registration information be sure to check out their flyer.
2014 Missouri Master Gardener Training now scheduled
Missouri Master Gardeners are offering training in Jefferson County beginning April 9th, 2014 and will conclude June 25th, 2014. Classes will be held every Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Jefferson College Student Center, 1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050. For more information on the this program you can view the brochure here or contact the Extension office and we will send a brochure to you.
Big River Watershed
Release of Draft Restoration Plan (and appendices) for review and comment available online at Missouri Department of Natural Resource - Natural Resource Damages Information. Please see links under title “DRAFT Southeast Missouri Ozarks Regional Restoration Plan”
to see actual text of the plan and its appendices.
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