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- Build and grow profitable businesses
- Improve your health and relationships
- Increase agricultural production
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- Engage youth as valued, contributing citizens
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Event date: Jan. 19, 2021 - Jan. 21, 2021
Clarify your marketing message to connect with customers and increase sales.Most business leaders lost thousands of dollars when COVID-19 hit because they weren’t prepared to sell online. Bricks-To-Clicks® provides marketing workshops to help ...
Event date: Jan. 20, 2021
Event time: | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GRIEF OVERLOAD- Is what you feel when you experience too much loss all at once or in a relatively short period of time”—Dr. Alan Wolfelt this is what we all experienced in 2020. We all have felt the stress resulting in compassion fatigue, the ...
Event date: Jan. 21, 2021
Event time: | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kansas City, MO
Are you ready to learn the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides an overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ...
News & articles
- Published: Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021
“Bull management outside of the breeding season prepares the bull for success in the next breeding season,” says Patrick Davis MU Extension Regional Livestock Field Specialist. As winter is upon us, Davis will discuss management strategies for ...
- Published: Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri’s array of soils and topography allows producers to grow an extensive list of vegetables, from leafy greens to cucurbits.Springfield farmer Curtis Millsap is one of many producers who benefit from University of Missouri ...
- Published: Monday, Nov. 2, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missourians in crisis can take advantage of a free 24-hour hotline for stress counseling as well as information and referrals on legal, financial, crisis/disaster and personal health topics. Individuals can seek help by phone or ...
- Published: Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020
One of the buzzwords of the last decade is stress. That rings especially true for 2020. But stress can be difficult to define. The way we perceive and subsequently deal with that stress ultimately affects our overall health. Most people tend to focus ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2018
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 35 percent of Missouri farmland is rented. That means that about 9.8 million acres of Missouri agricultural land is rented. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of ...
Publication date: May 1, 2018
Canning preserves food by using heat to destroy the microorganisms that cause spoilage. Heat forces air out of the jar. As the jar cools, a seal (vacuum) forms. The processing times and temperatures in University of Missouri Extension publications ...
Publication date: Feb. 1, 2016
Home production of vegetables has been increasing in popularity in recent years. In addition to saving on the family food bill, the availability of fresh, inexpensive produce from the family garden is conducive to maintaining good dietary ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2014
Fruit plantings can be a source of beauty as well as fresh produce. However, for the inexperienced grower, they also can be a source of frustration and expense. Nursery catalogs are full of brightly colored advertisements depicting bountiful harvests ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 1980
Missouri CourthousesContact and other information about this county is available on the National Association of Counties website, http://explorer.naco.org.Marian M. OhmanDepartment of Community Development County: CedarOrganized: Feb. 14, 1845Named ...
CEU Immunization Webinar Series 1 (FY20)
Session 1Vaccine Safety and Errors This presentation will focus on vaccine administration, errors and safety in order to promote best practices and avoid errors. Session 2Hepatitis A Virus InfectionAn update on best practices and challenges in ...
Healthy Yards for Clear Streams- Spring 2021
Feb. 23, 2021 - April 30, 2021
Healthy Yards for Clear Streams is designed to help you be environmentally responsible with lawn and landscape practices. By implementing the practices learned in this program, you will be able to reduce your annual use of fertilizers and pesticides ...
Grow Your Bottom Line through Global Sales
A self-paced course of less than 15 minutes demonstrating global sales opportunities for businesses of any size. With 95% of potential customers living outside of the United States, exporting offers the potential to grow your bottom line. Exporting ...
Becoming an Engaged Neighbor
March 20, 2021 - May 2, 2021
Becoming an engaged neighbor means learning and using the names of people who live next to you, developing relationships with them, and being involved in your neighborhood. It does take time and effort. But there are personal and community benefits. ...
21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader
Jan. 10, 2021 - March 6, 2021
Everything rises and falls on leadership. The challenge is that leadership develops from the inside out. If you can become the leader you ought to be on the inside, you will be able to become the leader you want to be on the outside. Learn more about ...
Hazardous Materials/WMD Incident Response Awareness
Dec. 1, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021
This Awareness course is the first level of first responder certification. A first responder must be properly trained and mentally prepared when called upon to respond to a hazardous material or weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incident. This course ...
The Midwest Fruit Pest Management Guide 2018 was developed by the Midwest Fruit Workers Group. This publication combines two longtime guides that have become familiar to countless growers: the annual Midwest Small Fruit and Grape Spray Guide and the ...
MU Extension in Cedar County
113 South St., Courthouse Basement
Stockton, MO 65785
|8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed most holidays.|