MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- Dec. 13, 2016
MU Extension Program Leadership Council Meeting
- Dec. 15 to 16, 2016
MU Crop Management Conference- 2016
- Jan. 4 to Feb. 3, 2017
Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training
- Jan. 9 to 13, 2017
Youth Development Academy: Raising the Potential of Professionals
- Jan. 9 to 11, 2017
2017 Hazardous Waste Management Winter Institute
- Feb. 23 to 25, 2017
Interface A 2017
- Feb. 26 to 28, 2017
Interface B 2017
- March 11 to 14, 2017
37th Annual Dialysis Conference
- March 27 to 31, 2017
Community Development Academy-Courses 1 and 2 Spring 2017
- April 7 to 8, 2017
Family Medicine Update: A Regional Medical Education Conference
- April 24 to 25, 2017
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2017
- June 12 to 16, 2017
2017 University of Missouri Meta-Analysis Summer Institute
Growing Growers Workshop - Introduction to Small Fruit Production
Saturday, June 14, 2014, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Powell Gardens- Education Barn
1609 NW US Hwy 50, , , Kingsville MO map...
Growing Growers program is an apprenticeship program sponsored by the K-State Research and Extension, University of Missouri Extension, Lincoln University Cooperative Extension, Cultivate Kansas City and Kansas City Food Circle. Apprentices work on local, sustainably-run farms, where they experience the day-to-day operations of a farm. The apprenticeship program gives new farmers/growers an opportunity to receive hands-on experience. They attend workshops and farm tours, meet new and experienced farmers, receive textbooks and on-the-job and formal training from their host farmers.
The workshop will cover basic principals of production of Blueberries, Blackberries and Strawberries. It will also cover a new invasive pest-spotted wing drosophila.