Council meetings

The Madison County Extension Council meets at the Extension center at 6 p.m. on the first Monday of the month.


Upcoming Programs in Madison County

Spring Gardening Seminars

The Madison County Master Gardeners and University of Missouri Extension will be hosting a series of Spring Gardening Seminars beginning May 1st.  Topics that will be addressed are May 1st Vegetables in Containers, May 6th Garden Journaling, and May 15th Plant Propagation. 

The seminars will be held at the Madison County Extension Center at 6:30pm.  Classes are free of charge and no registration is required to attend.  For more information contact Donna Aufdenburg at 573-238-2420.  We look forward to seeing you there and Happy Gardening!


Madison County Master Gardeners newsletters


Food preservation guides


Vegetable guides


University of Missouri Extension is now taking applications:

Regional family financial education specialist

The position will be located at the Madison County Extension Center in Fredericktown. The specialist will also cover Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Iron, Madison, Perry, Reynolds and Wayne counties in the Southeast Region with additional coverage as needed. See more information on the Position description (PDF). Applicants must apply online


Do you need an answer?

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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