Supported by the St. Francois County Commission

Thank you to the St. Francois County Commission for your continued support of St. Francois County extension programs and staff! 
 

 University of Missouri Extension's IMPACT on St. Francois County 

Celebrating the Past, Building for the Future

On May 8, 2014, University of Missouri Extension celebrates 100 years of extending university-based research and knowledge beyond the campus into all 114 Missouri counties. In doing so, MU Extension has strengthened families, businesses and communities.


Upcoming events

April

April 29 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex
April 29 - Hands-on Vegetable Grafting Workshop, Mineral Area College Greenhouse, 6-8 p.m.  Cost $20, must RSVP to 573-883-3548.  Only 20 spots available!
 

May

May 6 and 7 - Grazing School, Park Hills.  Contact Selma Mascaro (573) 224-3410 Ext. 3 selma.mascaro@mo.usda.gov
May 17 - 18 - Ste. Genevieve Garden Walk, Flyer (PDF)
May 27 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

June

June 23 - Mackley Scholarship Application due to the Extension OfficeApplication (PDF)
June 24 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

July

July 30 - August 2 - St. Francois County Fair

August

August 26 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

September

September 30 - Extension Council Picnic

October

October 28 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

November

November 25 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

January

January 27 - Extension Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., County Commissioners' courtroom, Courthouse Annex

New Release!

  • Just In Time Disaster Training Video On-Line Library - Now Hosting Over 502 Videos.  The purpose of this FREE on-line library is to provide a single, easy to search source in which individuals, agencies and organizations can access Just In Time Disaster Training Videos. The library can be accessed at the following web site:  www.JustInTimeDisasterTraining.org
     
  • Check out a great gardening resource full of articles compiled from specialists across the state:  Garden Spade, April edition (PDF)

Show-Me-Select Heifer Sale, December 7, results:  http://agebb.missouri.edu/select/sales/2013/fru1207r.htm

Missouri Department of Conservation books are available to purchase in the office! 

MISSOURI'S WILD MUSHROOMSTRIED & TRUE MO NATIVE PLANTSMO WILDFLOWERS

 

Guide to the Mississippi River Hills
Mississippi River Hills tourism mapMU Extension publication MP744
This map is your guide to the foods, wines, agricultural products and cultural attractions of a distinctive "ecoregion" of eastern Missouri that includes the counties of Jefferson, St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Perry, Cape Girardeau and Scott. Use it to plan day trips with family and friends or show visitors and newcomers what interesting places await them. Order a map or pick one up at the county extension center.

 
Evaluating Your Business Idea - Is there an entrepreneur inside you? Use MissouriBusiness.net's business start-up tool, Evaluating Your Business Idea, to see if your idea could become a business success.

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