University of Missouri Extension Texas County, we connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities. MU Extension-Texas County is your one-stop source for practical education and information on almost anything.

MU Extension partners with the Texas County Commission and other local organizations to provide education, information and services that meet people’s needs. The elected and appointed members of the Texas County extension council provide guidance in identifying those needs to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive.  If you have any idea's please be sure and let us know. 

Whether it’s resources for yourself or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you.


Need help with Arthritis, Asthma, Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Depression, Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia, Lupus and other conditions!

Learn how to:

  • Deal with stress, fear and anxiety
  • Manage your symptoms and medications
  • Eat more healthy
  • Communicate more effectively
  • Sleep better
  • Develop a healthier lifestyle

Date: Wednesdays February 7-March 14, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where:  Texas County Extension Office, 114 West Main, Houston, MO

To register simply come to the first class.


Private Pesticide Applicator Training

The training provides certification to obtain a license for agricultural producers and will also count for recertification requirements by the state.  Will not certify for commercial applications.  You must be 18 years or older and there is a $25 fee.

 When: Thursday February 8, 2018 at 6:00 pm,

Where: Texas County Extension Office 114 West Main Suite 1, Houston, MO

 To register call 417-967-4545 or come by the office payment is required by 4:00 on February 8 2018.