Agriculture Offerings

Position Opening 

Part-Time Office Assistant

The Nodaway County Extension Council is seeking a professional, friendly and organized individual to perform customer service, website updates, event coordination and other office duties in support of the council and MU Extension staff.

This position is an employee of the county’s University of Missouri Extension Council and is responsible for a variety of secretarial work and some office management for the county extension programs

Position is located at the Nodaway County Extension office in Maryville, is non-exempt, minimum of 20 hours per week.  Regular work hours are set within the hours of 8am-4:30pm, Monday – Friday.

Minimum requirements: high school diploma or equivalent, proficient computer skills including word, excel, and bookkeeping, effective written and verbal communication skills and a working knowledge of social media.

Applications received by July 29, 2016 will be given preference.  Anticipated start date will be as soon as possible.  For more information, questions and application materials, please call 660-582-8101. Applications should be returned to the Nodaway County Extension Center, 403 N. Market, Room 308, Maryville, MO 64468.

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Full Position Description PDF

Application PDF 

Northwest Missouri Regional Newsletter

Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use is a monthly newsletter that provides practical advice on a variety of subjects and reports on extension activities throughout the region.

Upcoming Events and Training for Spring and Summer 2016 

Fair Dates 

Many counties are in the process of updating fair schedules for the summer. You can check the MU Extension Daviess County office website for more info 

Nodaway County 4-H and FFA Livestock Show 2016

Rules and Dates

Northwest Missouri Management Intensive Grazing School 2016

Presented by NRCS; University of Missouri Extension; Missouri Forage and Grassland Council; USDA

June 28-30, 8:30am-4:00pm each day at MU Hundley Whaley Ext. Center, Albany MO

Registration $110 per person (second person with paid full registration will be an additional $60.00)

See flyer for registration information and more details (pdf)


SALE Conference Proceedings

Information and handouts from our presenters at the 3rd annual Small Acreage and Land Entrepreneurs Conference are posted on the SALE website. 


Check Out the Seasonal and Simple App

?Seasonal and simple is a guide to help you find, select, store, and prepare fresh fruits and vegetables. The recipes use simple preparations and seasonings, so you can taste the goodness of a fruit or vegetable at the peak of its flavor. The great variety of colors, flavors and textures of fruits and vegetables makes eating them a pleasure.

Save the Date

Missouri Training Institute Supervisory Series

This Supervisory Series will once again be offered in the Fall of 2016 at the Northwest Technical School 

The dates are tentatively October 5 & 19; November 9th & 30th. More details to follow.