St. Charles County
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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. 6, 2022
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Observation & Assessment of Children in the Childcare Setting will allow participants to learn or review the importance of observation and assessment for the child and program's success. We will define the components of a comprehensive evaluation ...
Event date: Dec. 6, 2022 - Dec. 20, 2022
Cooking Matters at Home is a 3-week virtual series of weekly classes during which participants learn how to prepare healthy, delicious meals and stretch their food dollars. Each class consists of a nutrition lesson, group discussion, and hands-on ...
Event date: Dec. 6, 2022
Event time: | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In this workshop, participants will learn about the importance of soil testing in pasture, soil sampling procedure, interpreting soil test report and application of lime and fertilizer. Speaker also discuses about rotating cattle during grazing, ...
News & articles
- Published: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022
While on a COVID deployment with the Air National Guard a couple of years ago, Col. Troy Compardo was sitting in a hotel room reflecting on his life when he found his next professional mission.“This opportunity came across my plate,” Compardo ...
- Published: Friday, Sept. 2, 2022
SEDALIA, Mo. – “Making the best better” for generations of Missouri 4-H club members, 40 volunteers joined the 2022 Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame on Aug. 20 at State Fair Community College in Sedalia.The Missouri 4-H Foundation recognizes ...
- Published: Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022
County endowment funds created by the Missouri 4-H Foundation have had a significant impact on many Missouri counties within the last year. The Foundation currently manages six county endowment funds benefiting Barton, Callaway, Dade, Henry, Pike and ...
- Published: Wednesday, July 27, 2022
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Floods can devastate property and have lasting effects on a community. In the aftermath, people might not think about the consequences flooding can have on food. Floodwater often contains sewage or animal waste that could ...
Publication date: June 1, 2016
Welcome to the Missouri Master Gardener program. In this program, you will receive classroom training to become a Master Gardener volunteer in partnership with University of Missouri Extension. More than 2,000 active Missouri Master Gardeners are ...
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: St. CharlesOrganized: Oct. 1, 1812Named after: Charles V of ...
Food Preservation 2022
This self-paced course provides research based information needed to safely and successfully preserve food at home. Participants of all levels of food preservation experience are welcome, including individuals with little or no previous food ...
Missouri Master Gardener Online Core Training - Sp2023
Jan. 15, 2023 - May 14, 2023
The Missouri Master Gardener online training provides in-depth horticultural training on topics related to horticulture. Individuals who wish to become master gardener certified may then follow-up by volunteering their time applying what they have ...
The Beginning Gardener-Getting Started with Vegetables 2021
Feb. 27, 2021 - April 17, 2021
Thank you for enrolling in the The Beginning Gardener Series. This course is designed to give you just enough information to plant your first vegetable garden, without overwhelming you with too much detail. This is a self-paced course designed for ...
The November 2022 issue of the MU Extension in St. Charles county newsletter.
Report of 2016 activities and programs for MU Extension Center in St. Charles County, Missouri.
Report of 2017 activities and programs for MU Extension Center in St. Charles County, Missouri.
Report of 2018 activities and programs for MU Extension Center in St. Charles County, Missouri.
MU Extension in St. Charles County
260 Brown Road
St. Peters, MO 63376
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