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ChillicotheNews
NMCYF awarded $700,000 grantalso be used to enhance the center’s vegetable garden which was developed a cou
NMCYF awarded $700,000 grant
ChillicotheNews / Posted 4 days ago
also be used to enhance the center’s vegetable garden which was developed a couple years ago with assistance through the University of Missouri Extension. Through the garden, youth learn about the growing process of plants and learn how to cook... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Flowers Strutting Their Colors in FallThe lower temperatures from late summer into fall let plants convert more of th
Flowers Strutting Their Colors in Fall
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 4 days ago
The lower temperatures from late summer into fall let plants convert more of the sugar they make into plant pigments, said University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist David Trinklein. This makes for a more vibrant display of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Saving seeds not a good investmentcan be a questionable use of time and energy. "Saving one's own garden seeds i
Saving seeds not a good investment
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
can be a questionable use of time and energy. "Saving one's own garden seeds is a false sense of economy," according to University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist David Trinklein. "In the world of gardening, seeds are one of the... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Community CalendarCalendarclinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be avail
Community CalendarCalendar
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 9 days ago
clinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be available Wednesday mornings at the University of Missouri Extension center in Harrisonville, 201 W. Wall St. The Master Gardeners will be available through... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Rural Farming Communities Are Fighting Economic Declinecounties." That's why rural towns need to take a concerted approach to buildin
How Rural Farming Communities Are Fighting Economic Decline
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
counties." That's why rural towns need to take a concerted approach to building sustainability, says Pat Curry, with the University of Missouri Extension. Rural areas need to diversity their economic options, he says, so the economy stays... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Encore at McDonald County Library for cooking classesplans to offer two additional cooking classes in August. Nutrition Program Asso
Encore at McDonald County Library for cooking classes
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
plans to offer two additional cooking classes in August. Nutrition Program Associate,Eden Stewart, from the McDonald County University of Missouri Extension Office has agreed to be the instructor again and will teach the classes at the library’s... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Callaway County woman recognized for decades of serviceAtkinson Award for outstanding community service. In 2011, Umbra received a cer
Callaway County woman recognized for decades of service
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Atkinson Award for outstanding community service. In 2011, Umbra received a certificate for 65 years of service with the University of Missouri Extension Service — 30 years as a 4-H leader. In May, the Kingdom of Callaway County Historical... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Hot plants that are coolwilt. Some rejoice in the summer sun. The right plants in the right place can
Hot plants that are cool
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
wilt. Some rejoice in the summer sun. The right plants in the right place can make gardens burst with summer color, said University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist David Trinklein. The wrong plant disappoints and is a waste of... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Household waste collection set for this weekendclinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be avail
Household waste collection set for this weekend
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 23 days ago
clinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be available Wednesday mornings at the University of Missouri Extension center in Harrisonville, 201 W. Wall St. The Master Gardeners will be available through... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Farewell to the fairwent smoothly from the Cole County 4-H program's perspective. "I thought thing
Farewell to the fair
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
went smoothly from the Cole County 4-H program's perspective. "I thought things went really well," said Jenny Flatt, the University of Missouri Extension Service's youth development specialist for 4-H programs in Cole, Callaway and Osage... Read more

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