Safe Preparation of Your Thanksgiving Turkey

The holidays will soon be upon us, and as we prepare for our family and friends and all those delicious holiday meals, we need to keep safe food handling procedures in mind.  Thanksgiving is not only a time to be thankful for all we have been blessed with during the year but traditionally Americans serve a meal with family favorites and a turkey is most often at the center of the table.  Click here for Holly Jay's full article.  

Percolation Tester Training Course

Percolation Test Certification Training will be Friday and Saturday, December 11th and 12th, 2015, at Johnson County Extension Center, in Warrensburg. This course is for individuals who want to obtain certification to conduct soil percolation tests for determining soil absorption qualities of sites being considered for installation of an on-site sewage system.  The cost of the 2-day course is $160 per person. Each participant who completes the course will also need to provide a payment of $90 to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.  This is in addition to the $160 course fee to Johnson County Extension. Registration will be a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 25 participants per class and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Registration and payment is due by Tuesday, December 1st, 2015.

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New 4-H Year!

The 2015-2016 4-H year has begun!  Enrollment will again be done on 4-H Online.  Reenrollment for previous members and volunteers can be done using your existing profile.  New members and volunteers will create a new family profile.  Enrollment can be done at the Extension office during office hours, 8:30am to 4:30pm.  Enrollment help is also available through the office.  Please contact us with any questions