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Through a network of county offices, the University of Missouri solves problems and engages with communities across all 114 counties and the City of St. Louis.
MU faculty, staff and elected council members, who live in your community, work with you to identify local interests and issues and then offer relevant programming and resources to meet the unique needs of you and your community.
Our job is to partner with communities to find solutions with credible, science-based information that will help you:
- Grow safe and healthy food
- Build and grow profitable businesses
- Improve your health and relationships
- Increase agricultural production
- Update professional training in business, health and safety
- Engage youth as valued, contributing citizens
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Event date: Oct. 22, 2020
Event time: | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
This course focuses on developing an effective E-commerce strategy and plan that focuses on steps every business must work through to successfully market and sell using on-line tools with distributed customers, employees, and suppliers. The series is ...
Event date: Oct. 22, 2020
Event time: | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Has your business been impacted by COVID-19?Is your business underperforming due to COVID?If so, you are not alone and we are here to assist you with a new series of virtual roundtables called Business Resiliency in a Time of Uncertainty. This ...
Event date: Oct. 26, 2020 - Nov. 16, 2020
Forages are the backbone to the cattle industry here in Missouri. This virtual on-line program has been created to assist landowners in making sound decisions about pasture improvements while allowing for greater carrying capacities over longer ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Scott Hoad was at a low point this spring, trying to piece together a decent living after being laid off from a job painting commercial aircraft. Then Hoad crossed paths with Amy Patillo, a University of Missouri Extension labor ...
- Published: Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri has launched MU Community Connect, a platform designed to improve opportunities for connection between the university and various populations in the communities they serve.“Whether it’s finding impact ...
- Published: Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020
NOTE CHANGE TO OCT. 15 DEADLINE A recent court decision has confirmed a new 2020 census completion deadline. Internet self-response will be available across the nation through Oct. 15 until 11:59 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time (5 a.m. Central Daylight ...
- Published: Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Gov. Mike Parson proclaimed Oct. 4-10 National 4-H Week in Missouri. With a goal of serving 10% of Missouri youths by 2025, Missouri 4-H joins millions of youths, parents, volunteers and alumni across the nation in celebrating the ...
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 ...
Becoming an Engaged Neighbor
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. ...
CEU 24th Annual Midwest Regional Nursing Educators Conference
Nov. 13, 2020
24th Annual Midwest Regional Nursing Educators Conference The purpose of this one-day, virtual conference is to provide a forum for educators from both academic and practice-based settings to reflect on and discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic ...
CEU 5th Annual Perinatal Conference: Improving Outcomes for Mother and Baby
Oct. 22, 2020
This one-day virtual conference for maternal-infant healthcare providers will update your knowledge and enhance your skills related to the clinical management and care of pregnant women and their newborn babies. The day features the latest ...
Missouri EMSC Child Abuse and Neglect Certification
Aug. 10, 2020 - Nov. 1, 2020
This self-directed course was developed for EMS professionals and emergency room staff to showcase the importance of their role in reporting suspected child abuse and neglect, and provide training on how to identify possible signs of abuse during ...
Hazardous Materials/WMD Incident Response Awareness-2021
Sept. 30, 2020 - Nov. 16, 2020
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 ...
CEU 27th Annual Psychiatric-Mental Health Update
Nov. 6, 2020
The 27th Annual Psychiatric Mental Health Up-Date: Hot Off the Press Topics for the New Normal provides a virtual forum for mental health professionals to increase their evidence-based knowledge and competence in caring for people from across ...
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.|