Management Intensive Grazing School

 

When: September 7 & 8 2017

Where: Iron County Health Center Ironton, MO

2017 Fall Registration

 

Resources for Flood Victims

Community Garden

Do you know anyone who loves to garden, how about someone with a green thumb? Do you know any parents wanting to get their kids more involved in outdoor activities? Washington County Extension Office is looking for volunteers to help with the community garden.

For more information. contact the Washington County Extension Office.

Emergency Response Planning for Child Care Providers

Presenter Pat Snodgrass covering the following topic: PASS Procedure/Fire Extinguishers, Safety and emergency Equipment and Procedures, Disaster Plans/Evacuation Procedures, Emergency Suppply Kits, Hazards to Plan For, Roles andResponibilies for Staff, Parent Communication of Staff, Severe Weather Resources.

When: June 22, 2017

Where: Potosi Presbyterian Church, 104 West Breton Street, Potosi, MO

Fee: $10 per person payable to Washington County Extension

R.S.V.P June 16, 2017

To enroll, contact Washington County Extension

2016 Farmer's Tax Guides -- Now Available at University of Missouri Extension Offices

With the new year upon us, 'tis the season for taxes. To help farmer's navigate tax preparation, the IRS publishes a "Farmer;s Tax Guide". The publication explains how the federal tax laws apply to farming and serves as a guide to figure your taxes and complete your 2016 farm tax return. Also included in the publication are administrative and law changes for 2016. To obtain a copy of "Farmer's Tax Guide -- Publication 225". visit your local University of Missouri Extension Office.

Beef Reproduction Workshop East Central Cattlemen's Meeting

April 3, 2017 6:30 p.m. @ Exhibit Building St. Francois County Fairgrounds

Free Event! Do Not have to be a cattlemen member to attend.

Topics:

  • Anatomy
  • Synchronization protocols
  • Artificial insemination tools
  • Participants will have the ability to view/work with actual reproductive tracts

For more information contact Kendra Graham, Livestock Specialist at 573-756-4539 or grahamkk@missouri.edu

 

Upcoming Events in Washington County

 

April

  • April 3 -- Beef Reproduction Workshop PDF
  • April 9 -- Cured Meat Clinic @ Steve Jolly's 10 a.m.
  • April 14 -- Good Friday (Office Closing at Noon)
  • April 20 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.
  • April 22 -- Hog, Goat, and Sheep Weigh-in 9 a.m. @ Sale Barn
  • April 25 -- Emergency Response Planning for Child Care Provider Class is being rescheduled new date will be posted as soon as available  

May

  • May 8 -- Office Closed (Truman Day)
  • May 8 & 9 -- Grazing School PDF
  • May 15 - Century Farm Applications Due
  • May 18 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.
  • May 29 -- Office Closed (Memorial Day)

June

  • June 15 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.
  • June 16 -- R.S.V.P Date for Emergency Response Planning for Child Care Providers
  • June 22 -- Emergency Response Planning for Child Care Provider, Potosi Presbyterian Church 6:30-8:30p.m.

July

  • July 4 -- Office Closed (Independence Day)
  • July 8 -- Pollorum Testing 8-10 a.m.
  • July 14-16 -- Ste. Genevieve Fair
  • July 20 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.

August

  • August 1-5 -- St. Francois Fair
  • August 9-12 -- Fair Week
  • August 10-20 -- Missouri State Fair
  • August 10 -- Livestock Auction 6:30 p.m.
  • August 17 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.

September

  • September 4 -- Office Closed (Labor Day)
  • September 21 -- Council Meeting, Washington County Library 6:30 p.m.