Council Meetings

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

4-H Youth Program Assistant Position Available 

Position for 4-H Youth Development Program Assistant in Madison County.  Twenty (20) hours per week.  Required qualifications: High-school graduate or GED equivalent.  Assist in the management and support of 4-H Youth Development programs in assigned geographic area, under the guidance and supervision of the 4-H Youth Development Specialist.  Starting salary $9.15 per hour.  Training provided.  Traveling required - must have transportation.  Mileage paid.  Application can be obtained online through MU jobs (eRecruit)at

OR MU Extension site at

Please call 573-783-3303 for questions.

Applications will be accepted until 12 pm Monday, August 22, 2016.  Interviews will be scheduled later.


Upcoming Programs in Madison County

Women's Financial Education Series (PDF)

Weed Management for Pasture and Hay (PDF)

Landscaping with Natives and Pollinators in Mind (PDF)


2016 Madison County Fair Forms: 

Fair Vendor Application Form (PDF)


Missouri Value Added Grant and Loan Guarantee Links:

Missouri Value-Added Grant Program

Missouri Value-Added Loan Guarantee Program

Rural Energy for America Program Links

Rural Energy For America Program Fact Sheet

Application for REAP Energy Audit Grant 

Fact Sheet for REAP Energy Audit Grant

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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