Nutrition Educators Training

Are you a professional educator with an interest in health and nutrition? Hear from experts on multiple health and nutrition topics including how mindfulness impacts stress and eating behavior, Re-engineering sedentary work to improve health of workers, building capacity with nutrition information and the safety and benefits of GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) crops. Nutrition Educators Training will be held Friday, December 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Adair County Extension Center. Registration fee is $15 and covers lunch and handouts. For more information...

Missouri Livestock Symposium

December 1 & 2, 2017 are the dates for this year's Missouri Livestock Symposium. The event is held in Kirksville, MO at Matthew Middle School. Find more information on our website at and follow us on Facebook at

It's a great time to join 4-H

4-H is a community of young people across America learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. 4-H is young people making new friends and memories while preparing to be leaders of today and tomorrow. We are a volunteer-led organization that reaches boys and girls through small groups called clubs. 4-H members choose from over 40 projects in which to participate. Most projects use hands-on learning experiences to teach subject matter and life-skills such as cooperation, leadership and decision making — skills that can be applied over and over for a lifetime. Contact Michelle Klem, 4-H youth development specialist at or at 660-665-9866 to learn how to join 4-H. Clover Kids (5 to 7 year olds on 1/1/18) kickoff is October 24, 6 p.m. at the Extension Center.



Missouri Training Institute

Missouri Training Institute offers programs in northeast Missouri For nearly 30 years, the Missouri Training Institute (MTI) has provided training and consulting services to improve business performance and organizational effectiveness for public, private, and not-for-profit organizations. Call Michelle today at 660-665-9866 or to find out how MIT can work for you!

Artificial Insemination (AI) breeding barns available

There are AI breeding barns available for rent at three locations in northeast Missouri. For more information on the locations and rental information, see AI Breeding Barns (PDF)

Ag Connection newsletter shares timely information

The Ag Connection newsletter shares timely information on agricultural-related items. Read these articles at

Fencing and boundary laws

Find helpful resources on Missouri's fencing and boundary laws, visit Missouri fence laws.