Council Meetings

The Madison County Extension Council meets at the MU Extension Center at 6:00 PM on the first Monday of the month.

Council 2018 Election

The Madison County MU Extension Council Election is OPEN!  Please see the voting link on the menu to the left of this page.  Biographies for each of the Council candidates can be found in the January 24th issue of the Democrat News or in this news release (PDF).

Upcoming Programs:

The Madison County MU Extension Center is now taking appointments for tax preparation.  Please contact the office at 573-783-3303 to schedule.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (PDF)  


Private Pesticide Applicator Training (PDF)


Wooly Valentines (PDF)

Poultry Primer (PDF)

Missouri's Complex Fence Law (PDF)

Missouri Value Added Grant and Loan Guarantee Links:

Missouri Value-Added Grant Program

Missouri Value-Added Loan Guarantee Program


Online Training Opportunities

Build Your Board is a convenient training program designed specifically for board members of non-profit organizations. Created by University of Missouri Extension community development specialists with over 50 years of combined experience in the field, the information presented is reliable and resourceful.

Online training offers convenience and flexibility. Participants can log in at any time and can take all 16 lessons at once or can break the training up in 15-minute intervals. No meetings to attend and no travel expenses mean both time and money will be saved.

Find out more by following this link:

Vegetable guides

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The staff of the Madison County Extension Center is available to assist residents with research-based information on a variety of topics. If you can't find what you are looking for on our website, give us a call at 573-783-3303 or email

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