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    Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020

    Nutrient Management Planning

    When:  Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, 3:45 a.m. to Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 4:45 a.m.

    Description:

    Provides animal feeding operation owners and operators with knowledge and skills to manage manure and organic by products. Addresses natural resource concerns, soil erosion, and by product impact on water quality.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Victoria Knapp, knappv@missouri.edu
    Extension Ecommerce, MU Extension
    phone: 573-882-6845




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Andrew County (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

    Where:  
    This program will educate attendees on retirement planning, succession planning and estate planning. The basics of setting retirement goals and how to calculate expected savings needed. Attendees will learn how to be in charge of their assets after death, incurred estate costs to family and tools useful in estate planning.
    908 S. 3rd, Savannah MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Session topic:

    Introduction & retirement Attendees will participate in an introduction and then discuss goal setting in retirement, effective communication and how to perform basic calculations and begin planning.

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    First registration is $110.00, and $50.00 each addition person from the same farm operation/family. A light meal will be served during each session.

    Facilitator:

    Mary Sobba, SobbaM@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Audrain County
    phone: 573-581-3231




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

    Where:  
    1505 Main Street, Courthouse Basement, Bethany MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Class size:

    5

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    First registration is $110.00, and $50.00 each addition person from the same farm operation/family. A light meal will be served during each session.

    Facilitator:

    Jackie Spainhower, spainhowerj@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Harrison County
    phone: 660-425-6434




    Screeching Avocados 4-H Club MEETING - Linden West Elementary (Session 19 of 35)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Nodaway County Ag Update

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 8:30 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    403 N Market, Maryville MO map...

    Description:

    The Private Pesticide Applicator Training (PPAT) Program at the University of Missouri involves the initial training and recertification of Missouri private pesticide applicators. The need for training in the application of pesticides is of high importance due to both the legal requirements and a real need for technical knowledge.

    Following PPAT program, field specialists in agronomy, livestock, horticulture, agricultural business and agricultural engineering will provide 20 to 30 minute technical updates in their respective subject areas.

    Session topic:

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training (PPAT) will be conducted for those individuals needing recertification and those needing to be certified. Following the PPAT, Field Specialists will provide technical updates in the subject matter of agronomy, horticulture, livestock, Ag. business and Ag. engineering.

    Registration:

    Please contact Nodaway County Extension Center at 660-582-8101 to register.

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Fee is only for training manual if applicator does not have manual. Applicators can bring manual and family members can share manual at no expense.

    Facilitator:

    Wayne Flanary, flanaryw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Buchanan County
    phone: 660-446-3724




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Ag Update - Livingston County

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 9 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    Mildred Litton Community Center
    10780 LIV 235, Chillicothe MO map...

    Description:

    Farmers needing to obtain or renew certification for a private pesticide applicators license may attend this training session. An Ag Update will follow with information from Agriculture and Natural Resource Specialists.

    Registration:

    No pre-registration is required

    Cost:

    $0.00
    There is no charge for the class, but each farm must have a copy of the Private Pesticide Applicator Training Manual. Bring your copy or plan to purchase one for $12 (cash or check) at the training session.

    Facilitator:

    Valerie Tate, tatev@umsystem.edu
    MU Extension in Linn County
    phone: 660-895-5123




    Performance Nutrition - zoom conference training

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 9 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Basics of sports nutrition: pre/post event meals; hydration; recovery foods.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Steven Ivy, ivysf@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Ripley County
    phone: 573-996-2921




    Home Horticulture and Environment - Garden Tips and Master Gardener Program, Molly French Garden Club

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 9 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelsie Lineback, kelsie.lineback@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Maries County
    phone: 573-422-3359




    A Matter of Balance - Washington, Mo. (Session 4 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10 a.m. to noon

    Where:  
    St. Peters United Church of Christ
    20 E 5th Street, Washington MO map...

    Description:

    A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors.

    Session topic:

    Assertiveness and Fall Prevention

    Registration:

    Registration is through the St. Peters United Church of Christ

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/6/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Franklin County
    phone: 636-583-5141




    Webster County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

    Description:

    The training is required for those producing agricultural commodities and wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on land they own, rent or crop-share. Those needing recertification training to renew their license for another 5 years may also attend. Growers wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides must have a certified private pesticide applicators license issued by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Successful completion of University of Missouri Extension private applicator training is the requirement for receiving the license. You must also be at least 18 years of age and directly involved in the production of agricultural commodities to apply for a certified private applicator license. There is no charge for the training, but EPA requires that each farm have a copy of their core Pesticide Applicator Manual, which has a charge of $25.

    Registration:

    $25 per person for instruction materials.

    Class size:

    50

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Kenyon, kenyons@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howell County
    phone: 417-256-2391




    Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention - Ste. Genevieve (Session 7 of 13)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Description:

    Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

    Classes will be held at:
    Ste. Genevieve Progress Sports Complex
    1300 Progress Parkway
    Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670

    Registration:

    Register online or contact the the Ste. Genevieve Extension Office at 573-883-3548.

    Registration
    deadline:

    12/20/2019

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Bethany Bachmann, bachmannb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Perry County
    phone: 573-547-4504




    Monett Dairy Day

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Where:  
    Monett Armory, Monett MO map...

    Description:

    The 51st annual Monett Dairy Day is equipped with topics to interest all SWMO dairy producers. The 2020 planning committee decided on four topics:

    The morning will begin with a discussion of expected changes to expect with the rollout of version 4 of the Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program, followed by Joe Horner, MU Agriculture Economist introducing participants to the recently developed labor guide and resources available to them to train their workforce.

    During lunch, a group of exhibitors are on display.

    Following lunch, three Missouri dairy producers will serve on a panel to discuss facility improvements made possible through support of the USDA EQUIP funding through the Farm Bill.

    The day will wrap up with local hoof trimmer, Kary Crumpley, guiding a HANDS-ON learning lab on how to trim hooves.

    Registration:

    Register through CVent or by calling 417-847-3161

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Reagan Bluel, BluelRJ@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barry County
    phone: 417-847-3161




    Walk with Ease at St. Sabina (Session 1 of 8)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    St. Sabina Wellness Center
    700 Trevis Avenue, Belton MO map...

    Description:

    This 6 week walking program is proven to reduce the pain of arthritis and improve overall health

    Session topic:

    Participants will complete a warm-up, learn basic and advanced movements, and a cool-down that includes stretches.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/10/2020

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cass County
    phone: 816-874-4826




    Engagement and Stakeholder Relations

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Description:

    CES, faculty and staff work to build relationships and engage stakeholders, legislatures, community officials, business and other with University of Missouri Extension and the University of Missouri.
    met with Kasey Forrest, Carroll County Department of Health Educator.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sue Robison, robisonsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Carroll County
    phone: 660-542-1792




    Cooking Matters

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    Where:  
    111 N. Mason, Carrollton MO map...

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.
    Zoom meeting on how to purchase food, supplies needed and if we have completed the Cooking Matters modules.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sue Robison, robisonsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Carroll County
    phone: 660-542-1792




    Tai Chi for Arthritis & Falls Prevention Nevada: 2020 (Session 10 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 11 a.m. to noon

    Description:

    Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention allows you to express both mind and body, helping you to not only learn a new skill and promote good health, it will help you achieve harmony with yourself and the world around you. Come move with us!

    Registration:

    Register with MU Extension Office in Vernon County at 417-448-2560

    Cost:

    $50.00
    $50.00 for public participants If participant is a resident at Spring Village the fee is waived

    Facilitator:

    Sara Bridgewater, sbridgewater@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Level 2 at St. Louis County Dept of Health (Session 7 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    North County Health Center
    6121 N Hanley Road, Saint Louis MO map...

    Description:

    This MU Extension strength-training program can get your fitness journey (re)started. Participants will be guided safely by a trained instructor through warm up, eight muscle-strengthening exercises and cool down. Equipment is provided. The class is targeted toward older and sedentary middle-aged adults. There are no age limits.


     more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00
    We need to offer a $10 discount code for the employees who will register for this class. The employees will pay $40; while, St. Louis County Health Department's insurance provider (Anthem) will pay the other $10. Could we please use the discount code stlouisco10off?

    Facilitator:

    Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in St. Louis County
    phone: 314-400-2115




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 at Family Impact Center Jan-Mar 2020 Tues/Thurs (Session 7 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    2nd floor
    105 E Ash Street, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) aims to provide inactive middle-aged and older adults with access to a safe, structured and effective exercise program capable of building muscle and increasing bone density, thus decreasing frailty, osteoporosis and the risk of falls. SSSH helps participants meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s physical activity recommendations.

    SSSH challenges participants through incremental increases in exercise volume and intensity. Led by a certified instructor, participants complete a warmup, a prescribed set of upper- and lower-body strengthening exercises and a cool-down at each class. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

    Registration:

    Register online or call the MU Family Impact Center at 573-882-2428 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/10/2020

    Class size:

    12

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elizabeth Harrison, eharrison@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howard County
    phone: 660-248-2272




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 3 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, noon to 1 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Employees, retirees and community members are all invited to participate in this eight week strength training program that includes a full warm up, 8-10 muscle strengthening exercises, and a cool down lead by a certified instructor. Exercises can be modified to all fitness levels and experience. All equipment provided. (You can earn 100 wellness incentive points towards cycle 2 with completion of 14/16 classes)

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/30/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Cooking Matters (Session 1 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, noon to 2 p.m.

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

    Class size:

    10

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Eden Stewart, stewarted@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Barry County
    phone: 417-847-3161




    Fruit Pruning Workshop

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Howell County MU Extension Office
    1376 Bill Virdon Blvd., West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    Farmers and gardeners often approach fruit pruning with trepidation. This class will remove the mystery surrounding pruning, and will discuss pruning apples, pears, stone fruits, grapes, brambles, and blueberries. Hands-on pruning practice will emphasize the classroom training. Attendees are encouraged to dress for the weather, and bring appropriate pruning tools. The workshop is sponsored by the Howell County MU Extension Office, and the instructor is Patrick Byers (MU Extension).

    Session topic:

    Fruit Pruning Workshop

    Cost:

    $10.00

    Facilitator:

    Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    101 12th St, Crocker MO map...

    Description:

    Missouri law requires all purchasers and users of restricted-use pesticides to attend a training session to be certified for a private applicator license. During this training, participants will learn about safe handling of pesticides, proper mixing, calibration techniques, environmental ramifications of improper mixing or careless application, chemical breakdown of pesticides in the environment, what records are needed, pesticide formulations, personal protective gear and how to clean it, pesticide storage, common MO pests, and integrated pest management (IPM).

    Each farm must have a copy of the Private Pesticide Applicator Training Manual (revised 2007). Bring your copy or plan to purchase one for $12 (cash or check) at the training session. It may also be ordered online at https://extension2.missouri.edu/m87.

    Registration:

    Register online or contact Pulaski County Extension office at 573-736-2119

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Gatlin Bunton, buntong@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Crawford County
    phone: 573-775-2135




    Building a Business Plan

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    3950 Newman Road, Joplin MO map...

    Description:

    Once an entrepreneur has an idea for a business, the next step is to discover if it can be turned into a business. Participants will learn the key elements of a business plan and how to use it as a management tool. Participants will also be introduced to the Business Model Canvas, Value Proposition Canvas, Lean Canvas and GrowthWheel.

    Date: February 4 (Tuesday), 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

    Location: Plaster Hall, MSSU. On date of event, look for yellow signs for room information.

    Cost: $20

    To register: http://bit.ly/bp2-4

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Lisa Robinson, robinson-l@mssu.edu
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU)
    phone: 417-625-9575




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Johnson County Session 1

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Where:  
    Upstairs meeting room at Johnson County Extension Office.
    135 W. Market, Warrensburg MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Class size:

    100

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Program is free of charge. However, purchase of a $12 training manual may be necessary if student has not previously purchased manual.

    Facilitator:

    Travis Harper, harpertw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Henry County
    phone: 660-885-5556




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Ag Update Boone County (Session 1 of 2)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Where:  
    Boone County Extension Center
    1012 N. Highway UU, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.Missouri law requires all purchasers and users of restricted-use pesticides to attend a training session to be certified for a private applicators license. Those obtaining a private applicators license may not accept payment if spraying pesticides for someone else. Due to the new regulations, this training will not qualify you for the use of Dicamba. You must attend one of the statewide training session specific to Dicamba. Missouri law is currently under review and will possibly change in the near future with stricter requirements.
    During this training, participants will learn about safe handling of pesticides, proper mixing, calibration techniques, environmental ramifications of improper mixing or careless application, chemical breakdown of pesticides in the environment, what records are needed, pesticide formulations, personal protective wear and how to clean it, pesticide storage, common MO pests, and integrated pest management (IPM).

    Registration:

    Registration: Pre-register one week prior to each session as materials will be needed to be copied. Register online with a credit card or contact your local MU Extension Office.
    Fee: $ 20.00; All participants will receive educational handouts and a new manual at the training.
    Questions can be addressed at your local MU Extension Office.

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cooper County
    phone: 660-882-5661




    Sparks Studio 4-H Club Meeting - Kearney Firehouse Kearney MO (Session 16 of 32)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.
    Club Leader: Kurt Hamilton
    kurt@kearneyenrichment.org

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Cooking Matters: Kids Butler Youth Advocacy 2020 (Session 3 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.
    Cost: Free

    Registration:

    Sign up with Kelly at the Youth Center

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sara Bridgewater, sbridgewater@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167




    Pathfinder Elementary 4-H SNAC - Kids in the Kitchen (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

    Where:  
    Elementary School After School Care
    1951 NW 87th Terrace, Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    4-H members attend 4-H project meetings to actively engage in experiential learning opportunities. 4-H members attend project events where they apply lessons learned in developing their projects.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Elsa Macedo, macedoe@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
    phone: 816-482-5850




    County Council Meeting - UM Extension Council Meetings Ripley January,February (Session 2 of 2)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Steven Ivy, ivysf@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Ripley County
    phone: 573-996-2921




    Cooking Matters for Parents Butler 2020 (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a six week, two hour class that empowers families with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to prepare healthy and affordable meals.

    Registration:

    Sign up with Tiffany Blaser

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sara Bridgewater, sbridgewater@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Bates County
    phone: 660-679-4167




    Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (Session 3 of 16)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    McKee Gym
    116 Hitt St, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Employees, retirees and community members are all invited to participate in this eight week strength training program that includes a full warm up, 8-10 muscle strengthening exercises, and a cool down lead by a certified instructor. Exercises can be modified to all fitness levels and experience. All equipment provided. (You can earn 100 wellness incentive points towards cycle 2 with completion of 14/16 classes)

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/30/2020

    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $50.00

    Facilitator:

    Elena Doctor, emd7m9@health.missouri.edu
    phone: 573-884-4288




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future-Linneus (Session 1 of 4)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    21262 Genoa Rd, Linneus MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Class size:

    20

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $110.00
    $110.00 for first person. $50.00 for each additional person from the same operation or business.

    Facilitator:

    Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Schuyler County
    phone: 660-457-3469




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future - Ste. Genevieve (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Progress Sports Complex
    1300 Progress Parkway, Ste. Genevieve MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Session topic:

    This session will cover Goal Setting, Effective Communication cand Calculations & Planning.

    Registration:

    Must have a minimum of 5 registrations for the class to be held.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Cost:

    $110.00
    $50 for each additional person from the same farm/family. One set of materials will be issued for each farm/family.

    Facilitator:

    Rachel Hopkins, hopkinsrm@umsystem.edu
    MU Extension in Washington County
    phone: 573-438-2671




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Lafayette County Extension Office
    14 E 19th Street Ste 102, Higginsville MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Cost:

    $110.00

    Facilitator:

    Catherine Neuner, neunercm@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Lafayette County
    phone: 660-584-3658




    Ozark County Private Pesticide Applicator Training

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    526 3rd Street, Gainesville MO map...

    Description:

    The training is required for those producing agricultural commodities and wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides on land they own, rent or crop-share. Those needing recertification training to renew their license for another 5 years may also attend. Growers wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides must have a certified private pesticide applicators license issued by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Successful completion of University of Missouri Extension private applicator training is the requirement for receiving the license. You must also be at least 18 years of age and directly involved in the production of agricultural commodities to apply for a certified private applicator license. There is no charge for the training, but EPA requires that each farm have a copy of their core Pesticide Applicator Manual, which has a charge of $25.

    Registration:

    $25 per person for instruction material.

    Class size:

    30

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $25.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Kenyon, kenyons@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Howell County
    phone: 417-256-2391




    Pasture and Beef Workshop

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    101 12th St, Crocker MO map...

    Description:

    This program will provide information on pasture and cattle topics including: soil fertility, pasture reseeding, herbicide options weed control in pastures, livestock management, and beef nutrition.

    Registration:

    Register online or contact the Pulaski County extension office, 573-736-2119

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Gatlin Bunton, buntong@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Crawford County
    phone: 573-775-2135




    Cooking Matters for Parents (Session 4 of 6)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    304 N 8th Street, Saint Joseph MO map...

    Description:

    Cooking Matters is a hands-on nutrition education program designed to teach families and individuals how to plan, prepare, and eat healthy, balanced meals on a budget.  


    Registration:

    Contact Jill Haynes at the YWCA 816-232-4481 or Gina Lucas at the University of Missouri-Andrew County Extension office at 816-324-3147 for more information.


    Class size:

    15

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Gina Lucas, lucasg@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Andrew County
    phone: 816-324-3147




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future-Marshfield (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

    Description:

    Targeted at farmers and small businesses, this program provides basic estate planning concepts as well as helps participants seek out professional help.

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/31/2020

    Cost:

    $110.00
    The second person from the same farm'family is $50

    Facilitator:

    Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Schuyler County
    phone: 660-457-3469




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Johnson County Session 2

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    Where:  
    Upstairs meeting room at Johnson County Extension Office.
    135 W. Market, Warrensburg MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Class size:

    100

    Event full:

    No

    Cost:

    $0.00
    Program is free of charge. However, purchase of a $12 training manual may be required if student has not previously purchased manual.

    Facilitator:

    Travis Harper, harpertw@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Henry County
    phone: 660-885-5556




    Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Ag Update Boone County (Session 2 of 2)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Boone County Extension Center
    1012 N. Highway UU, Columbia MO map...

    Description:

    Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland.Missouri law requires all purchasers and users of restricted-use pesticides to attend a training session to be certified for a private applicators license. Those obtaining a private applicators license may not accept payment if spraying pesticides for someone else. Due to the new regulations, this training will not qualify you for the use of Dicamba. You must attend one of the statewide training session specific to Dicamba. Missouri law is currently under review and will possibly change in the near future with stricter requirements.
    During this training, participants will learn about safe handling of pesticides, proper mixing, calibration techniques, environmental ramifications of improper mixing or careless application, chemical breakdown of pesticides in the environment, what records are needed, pesticide formulations, personal protective wear and how to clean it, pesticide storage, common MO pests, and integrated pest management (IPM).

    Registration:

    Registration: Pre-register one week prior to each session as materials will be needed to be copied. Register online with a credit card or contact your local MU Extension Office.
    Fee: $ 20.00; All participants will receive educational handouts and a new manual at the training.
    Questions can be addressed at your local MU Extension Office.

    Cost:

    $20.00

    Facilitator:

    Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cooper County
    phone: 660-882-5661




    NRCS Farm Bill Workshop (Session 1 of 3)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Ste Genevieve County Community Center Progress Sports Complex Board Room
    1300 Saint Genevieve Parkway , Saint Genevieve MO map...

    Description:

    Participants will learn about the various NRCS programs related to water and energy efficiency as well as the steps to participating in the NRCS programs related to energy and water efficiency - a how to guide to navigating and participating in these programs, the do's and don'ts.

    Participants will hear about examples of energy and water efficiency projects and estimated savings on all types of farm operations including dairy, swine, poultry, irrigated crops, controlled environment agriculture, grain drying, etc.

    Learn what an energy audit is and the process of having an energy audit completed.

    Hear from your local NRCS staff about what is needed to get signed up and how easy it is.

    Session topic:

    NRCS Farm Bill Workshop

    Registration:

    To register contact the Missouri Botanical Garden:

    Stacy Arnold
    1 (888) 788 3265
    Stacy.Arnold@mobot.org more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    1/28/2020

    Cost:

    $0.00
    NRCS Farm Bill workshop is FREE to all participants and a light snack will be provided.

    Facilitator:

    Karen Funkenbusch, FunkenbuschK@missouri.edu
    Human Environmental Sciences, MU Extension
    phone: 573-884-1268




    Customer Discovery (Session 1 of 4)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Harrisonville Chamber of Commerce
    106 S. Independence, Harrisonville MO map...

    Description:

    Early refinement of business strategies can make a tremendous impact on the odds of initial success, as well as long-term success if the practice of discovery is diligent throughout the company's lifecycle.
    During the four-week course participants will:
    • Develop a Business Model Canvas and Value Proposition to differentiate your business
    • Discover product/service needs by determining customer problems and solutions
    • Test your product/service ideas through customer interviews to determine viability
    • Receive individual feedback to enhance and sharpen your ideas
    • Learn about federal grants and other funding opportunities
    Register: https://missouri.ecenterdirect.com/events/21711


    Registration:

    https://missouri.ecenterdirect.com/events/21711 more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    2/2/2020

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
    Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
    phone: 660-596-7350




    LaunchU - Tipton (Session 9 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    29868 , Tipton MO map...

    Description:

    When you enroll in launchU, you receive the following:
    - Instruction from a certified facilitator
    - Feedback in small group activities
    - Insight from local experts
    - launchU startup handbook
    - Access to LivePlan cloud-based business planning software
    - Access to market research data from SFCC’s SBTDC
    - Support from a network of coaches and peers

    At the end of the twelve sessions, you will have …
    - Completed an SBA-approved business feasibility plan
    - Perfected your business pitch
    - Determined if business concept is workable
    - Saved time and money
    - Competed in a pitch competition with potential investors as judges

    Registration:

    Contact Kelly Asbury

    Cost:

    $250.00

    Facilitator:

    Kelly Asbury, kasbury1@sfccmo.edu
    Missouri SBDC at State Fair Community College
    phone: 660-596-7350




    4-H Council Meeting - Clay County Extension Office

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    Clay County Extension Office
    1901 N.E. 48th Street,Clay County Annex, Kansas City MO map...

    Description:

    Voting members consist of up to 8 representatives from each Clay County 4-H club, but meetings are open to any enrolled Clay County 4-H member. These meetings are not open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Sarah Morefield, morefieldsa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Clay County
    phone: 816-407-3490




    Home Horticulture and Environment - Vegetable garden basics at Shawnee Park Center

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Donna Aufdenberg, aufdenbergd@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
    phone: 573-243-3581




    4-H Club Meetings (volunteer led) OZark AeRobotiX 4-H

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

    Where:  
    526 3rd Street, Gainesville MO map...

    Description:

    4-H members regularly attend a meeting that includes business items, educational programs and social activities. Youth make friends and memories in clubs or other groups while honing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and health to lead in a complex and changing world.

    The OZark AeRobotiX 4-H Club was organized to teach area students about drones. Students will not only learn the fundamentals of drone flying, but they will also build a drone and attempt to fly it one their own.

    Registration:

    Contact Ozark County Extension for more information.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Krista Tate, tatekr@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Douglas County
    phone: 417-683-4409




    Randolph County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

    Where:  
    509 W. Reed Street, Moberly MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Stacey Roth, rothst@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Randolph County
    phone: 660-269-9656




    Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future-Lancaster (Session 1 of 4)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    110 W. Washington, Courthouse, Lancaster MO map...

    Description:

    Did final curriculum changes and reviews with communications.   


    Registration
    deadline:

    2/3/2020

    Cost:

    $110.00
    $110/individual and $50/each additional person from the same farm/family

    Facilitator:

    Darla Campbell, CampbellD@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Schuyler County
    phone: 660-457-3469




    Chilhowee Indians 4-H Club Meetings (Session 4 of 12)

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Kim Hall, mehlk@umsystem.edu
    MU Extension in Johnson County
    phone: 660-747-3193




    Pettis County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Where:  
    1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia MO map...

    Description:

    Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Blake Gazaway, gazawayb@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Pettis County
    phone: 660-827-0591




    County Council Meeting

    When:  Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Description:

    Monthly County Extension Council meeting to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county. Meetings are open to the public.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Maude Harris, HarrisMau@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Scott County
    phone: 573-545-3516