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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: Dec. 11, 2023
Event time: | 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Focus on Kids is a workshop to help divorced and separated parents learn how to nurture and support their children through the divorce process and to help parents who are living apart develop ways to work together effectively as co-parents. Focus on ...
Event date: Dec. 12, 2023
Event time: | 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Adult Mental Health First Aid teaches how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use challenges in adults ages 18 and over. The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE action plan:Assess for risk of ...
Event date: Dec. 12, 2023
Event time: | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mount Vernon, MO
Come learn how you can benefit from participating in USDA, MU Extension, and LUCE ISFOP farm and ranch programs.Through an introductory plain language presentation USDA personnel, LU Extension and MU Extension specialists will share basic information ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2023
Bull breeding soundness exams (BSE) are important to make sure bulls are ready for the upcoming breeding season. These exams determine if bulls are physically and reproductively sound to breed cows during the breeding season. Using bulls that are ...
- Published: Monday, Dec. 4, 2023
MOUNT VERNON, Mo. – The 99th Lawrence County Soils and Crops Conference is 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in Mount Vernon at the Southwest Research, Extension and Education Center.The free event will feature a variety of topics of interest to ...
- Published: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023
The Missouri Show-Me-Select (SMS) Replacement Heifer Program educates cattle producers on heifer development strategies in the areas of management, reproduction, and genetics to create a reliable source of quality replacement heifers. On November ...
- Published: Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2023
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Twelve Missourians have been chosen for statewide recognition as “Missouri’s Most Engaged Neighbor” for 2023 as part of the planned activities for Missouri Good Neighbor Week (Sept. 28 to Oct. 4).Sixty-two people were ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 1980
Missouri CourthousesContact and other information about this county is available on the National Association of Counties website.Marian M. OhmanDepartment of Community DevelopmentCounty: GreeneOrganized: Jan. 2, 1833Named after: Gen. Nathaniel Greene ...
Missouri Master Gardener Online Core Training - Sp2024
Jan. 14, 2024 - June 1, 2024
The Missouri Master Gardener Core Manual is available online to download or purchase. The motto of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” This is accomplished by providing in-depth horticultural ...
A version of the 4-H Secretary Record Book formatted for Microsoft Word.
MU Extension in Greene County
2400 S. Scenic Ave
Springfield, MO 65807
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