Thursday, June 20

  • 11:00-12:15- for those that want to come early and have lunch, meet at LaPa Mexican Restaurant, 2216 S. Baltimore St., Kirksville
  • 12:30-meet at Adair County Extension Center, Kirksville; see Garden n’ Grow and lavender plot. Learn about programming in Adair County. 
  • 1:15-travel to Cheha Ranch
  • 1:30-2:30-Cheha Ranch, Kirksville; learn about warm-season grass and see buffalo
  • 2:30-3:00-travel to Harrison Fish Farm, Hurdland, MO
  • 3:00-4:00-Harrison Fish Farm
  • 4:00-4:30-travel to Round Barn
  • 4:30-5:30-Round Barn history tour, Kirksville
  • 5:30-Check into Hampton Inn
  • 6:45: Leave the hotel and travel to Thousand Hills Lakeside Grille
  • 7:00-Dinner at Thousand Hills Lakeside Grille 

Friday, June 21

  • 8:10-leave hotel for Schuyler county
  • 8:30-CB Aerial Spray Operation, Queen City, MO
  • 9:15-travel to Julesburg Elderberry Farm, Lancaster, MO
  • 9:30-10:30-Julesburg Elderberry Farm
  • 10:30-11-travel time
  • 11:00-Wind turbines, Queen City

Hotel: Hampton Inn, 2604 N. Baltimore St., Kirksville

For reservations... Call the hotel directly: 660-956-4686, don't select an option (just stay on the line, front desk agent at the hotel will pick up), mention MU EXTENSION group block.  



Reservation must be made by June 1, 2024 11:59PM. After this date, rooms are subject to availability and group rate will be not be available.

Registration for ISE MAEP Explore Missouri Tour deadline, June 10, 2024.

Hotel reservation deadline is June 1, 2024 at 11:59 pm. 

Contact: Jennifer Schutter,, 660-665-9866