Getting Down to Brass Tacks of Farm Leases

This single evening workshop (November 29th) will discuss the different aspects of farm leases for cropland and pasture.  Participants will receive packets of reference materials to help create successful leases for both tenant and landlord.  Topics covered in this workshop include: parts of a lease, Missouri leasing law, cash rental trends, and adding flexibility to farm leases.

The cost associated for this 2.5 hour workshop is $5 per person.  For a brochure, click here.

New 4-H Year!

The 2015-2016 4-H year is coming to a close, and we're gearing up for the new year!  Current members: be working on your Missouri Report Forms (MRF)!  They are due by September 1st.  If you are needing help with your report, contact Kim Hall to schedule a time to meet with her.  All forms are available on the 4-H portion of our website under "Applications and forms".  Re-enrollment for the 2016-2017 4-H year will begin October 1st through 4-H Online.  Be sure to update addresses and contact information, if necessary.  If you do not have access to a computer or internet, families can come by the Extension office during office hours to complete their enrollments. Here is a flyer to help with the enrollment process for new and returning members.

Master Gardener Training Program

Registration for the 2017 Master Gardener Training Program is now open!  A Master Gardener Trainee can be anyone who wants to learn more about gardening, lawn and shrub care, and sustaining the environment.  You do not have to be an expert to join.  The training will be conducted in 12 sessions on Tuesday evenings, February 7th through May 2nd, from 6 to 9 pm.  MG trainees receive 30 hours of classroom instruction in the course.  Cost is $130 per individual or $225 per couple/entity.  For more information about the training, contact Judy Wolter, Master Gardener, at 660-441-2814.  See the Master Gardener section of our website for more information about the Master Gardeners of Johnson County.  

Registration Form