Cyber Security for Small Businesses Class is Offered Oct. 16, 2017

This FREE class is offered Monday, Oct. 16, 2017  from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at East Central Business and Industry Center, 42 Prairie Dell Plaza in Union MO.  This class will help you understand the realities of cyber risk, learn steps to safeguard your operation and access resources to implement a cyber security program in your business.  To register you must call 636-649-5803 or email cwd@eastcentral.edu.  Seating is limited so call today!

Marketing Strategies for Business Expansion Class is Offered Nov. 14, 2017

This FREE class is offered Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at East Central Business and Industry Center, 42 Prairie Dell Plaza in Union MO.  This class will help you find specific and practical information on possible partners and trade leads in domestic and foreign markets.  Participants will learn about the best practices in advanced research methodology and resources for obtaining market data that is current and actionable.  This will help to identify the most promising markets with in the B2C and B2B environment.  E-commerce, social media and web optimization tips will be provided.  To register you must call 636-649-5803 or email cwd@eastcentral.edu.  Seating is limited so call today!

For a brochure on the two classes listed above please click (HERE)

2017 Fall Session of Stay Healthy, Stay Strong

The fall class is scheduled!  Please click (HERE) to download the registration forms for the Level 1 (Basic) Class or the Level 2 (Advanced) Class.  If you have any questions please call us at 636-583-5141

Understanding Herbicide Drift Issues

Several reports of herbicide injury on high-value ornamental and specialty crops due to drift from products has been reported.  Read more about this and other helpful topics at the MU Integrated Pest Management website. 

Gardening and Lawn Care Tips!

It's official, summer is coming to an end.  There are an abundant amount of  tasks to be done that can keep you on top of your garden harvest and lawn care.  The gardening calendar will guide you through weekly tasks so you don't feel so overwhelmed.  The September Gardening Calendar and October Gardening Calendar will keep you on top of everything you need. Be sure and scroll down to the calendar page for weed identification and many other resources.  If you have any question just give us a call.

Flood Recovery Information Packet for Home and Business

With the recent flooding throughout the state of Missouri, we encourage you to download this informational packet to assist you in the recovery process.
Flood Recovery Packet for your home (PDF)
Missouri Business Disaster Resource Guide (PDF)

Franklin County 4-H News

Aug-Sept. 2017 (PDF)