MU Extension events calendar


Calendar options
Location
Category

Begin 
Show
Search

 


Professional development events

Related Calendars

Missouri 4-H events

Missouri Business Development Program calendar

Telecenter Network calendar

Nursing Outreach Conferences

CAFNR events calendar

University of Missouri calendar

Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

County Council Meeting

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
123 W Wayne Street, Ironton MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Elaine Willhite, WillhiteE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Iron County
phone: 573-546-7515




Cape Girardeau County Extension Council meeting

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Cape Girardeau County Extension Office
684 W Jackson Trail, Jackson MO map...

Description:

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

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Richard D. Proffer, profferrd@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cape Girardeau County
phone: 573-243-3581




The First Steps to Staring a Business

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. 
Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of financing. 

Topics Include:

?    Basics of business ownership and planning
?    Forms of business ownership and other regulatory issues
?    Marketing and financing
?    Business resources and training opportunities
?    Determining if business ownership is for you

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...

Description:

Start your business planning, or ramp up your game plan, with this three-hour class on Basics of Writing a Business Plan. Designed for current and aspiring business owners, this class is perfect for entrepreneurs who need to create a business plan, but have little or no knowledge of how to get started. Learn the key elements of a basic plan and how it can be a useful management tool. 
Participants will get tips and guidelines on writing styles and formats that produce polished, professional plans. Business counselors will facilitate class discussions to help participants consider individual situations, opportunities and additional valuable resources. Discussions are facilitated by business counselors who will help you ex-amine your individual situation, explore opportunities and discover new ideas. You’ll learn from other participants and have a host of valuable resources available to you. 

Cost:

$75.00

Facilitator:

Yvonne Kretsinger, kretsingery@umkc.edu
University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
phone: 816-235-6063




4-H Trail Blazers Club Meeting (Session 5 of 9)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Across from judicial center
122 Felkins Avenue, Forsyth MO map...

Description:

The Taney County 4-H Trail Blazers Club is open to all youth ages 5 to 18 years of age. This year the club has voiced an interest in horses, welding, camping, and a variety of other 4-H projects. There are several Clover Kids (ages 5-7) that attend as well as older youth who attend the meetings as well. The club is active in the community through service learning projects and 4-H events.

Registration:

Register with 4-H Online after October 1st http://extension.missouri.edu/taney/join4h.aspx more...

Cost:

$20.00
Contact the 4-H youth specialist for scholarship information

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Beginning Farmers "Building it from the groundup Program" (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Description:

This program is designed to address the needs of land owners looking to improve their property as well as their outputs and profitability over the long run of the operation. Realizing finances may be limited and/or restricted we will be working with those individuals trying to make sound economic decisions about their operations. Targeting both new and old land owners/operators looking to run up to 30-75 breeding cows, 100 stockers, 50-75 breeding goats and/or sheep, or a small registered livestock operation, on farms ranging from 20-160+ acres, operated as a part time and/or hobby farm as well as the full time farmer. This may not be their sole source of income, but a part-time occupation, recreational/retirement farm. It is not only about making a living on the farm, but about living on the farm, raising children on the farm, and having the rural way of life. The farm just needs to pay for itself and if it makes a little money along the way….. Great! Each program will consist of two or three segments, running approximately 45-90 minutes, with a break in between allowing for questions and refreshments. You may attend only the evenings you want or sign up to attend the entire program. The choice is yours.

Session topic:

Session #1 Soils and Soil Nutrition: Taking good soil samples correctly, Reading and understanding your soil test, Effects of N, P, K, and limestone on the farm, When and why you apply fertilizer as well as using computer soil information to plan your farm, [web soil (computer generated farm maps)], etc.

Registration:

Hickory County MU Extension Office, 203 Cedar St., Hermitage MO, 65757 For additional information contact: Terry Halleran @ Hickory County MU Extension Office at 417-745-6767 Classes will run from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Individuals wanting to attend any of the programs may do so for $10.00 per person or a couple fee of $15.00 a night. If you sign up for all nights @ $75.00 per individual or a couple fee of $100.00 you will receive a three ring binder to place all handout materials made available during the sessions.

Registration
deadline:

1/10/2018

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$10.00
$10.00 per person or a couple fee of $15.00 a night If you sign up for all nights @ $75.00 per individual or a couple fee of $100.00 you will receive a three ring binder to place all handout materials made available during the sessions.

Facilitator:

William Halleran, halleranw@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Hickory County
phone: 417-745-6767




Canceled: Construction Business Management (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
4747 Troost
Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...



Northwest Missouri Certified Crop Advisors Conference

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, 5 p.m.

Where:  
Missouri Western State University Fulkerson Center
4525 Downs Drive, Saint Joseph MO map...

Description:

The Certified Crop Advisors Workshop will be offering 17 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) which will help you meet the CEU requirements for continued certification. CEUs will be offered in the following areas: Nutrient Management Soil and Water Crop Management Pest Management Instructors for the workshop will be discussing research and applications of that research to real world situations. The sessions below are subject to change as some are still being finalized. The program will be beneficial to you as you work with clientele.  more...

Registration:

For more information contact the Nodaway County Extension office.  660-582-8101

Registration
deadline:

1/5/2018

Cost:

$195.00

Both days, including evening session—$195

One (1) Day Registration—$125

Evening Session, if only attending one day session—$50

* Registration fees include lunches, break refreshments, & handouts.

* A $25 late registration fee will be applied if you register after January 5th. Also, cancellation must be made prior to January 5th to receive a refund.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Stoney Creek Inn, 1201 Woodbine Rd, St. Joseph. They are $91 per night and the block will be held until January 3, 2018. The block is reserved under Certified Crop Advisors, #6663459. You can reach the hotel at (800) 659-2220 or (816) 901-9600.

Facilitator:

Randa Doty, dotyr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Nodaway County
phone: 660-582-8101




Cooking Matters for Families in Boonville (Session 2 of 6)

When:  Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Immanuel Lutheran Church
1001 Immanuel Drive, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Cooking Matters for Parents is a hands on cooking program that was developed to teach parents of young children how to prepare and eat a healthy, affordable, and delicious diet. Topics covered include: - cooking tips and techniques - tips for proper food safety, storage, and sanitation - nutrition information to keep your family healthy - budgeting information - tips to get your family to try new foods - shopping healthfully on a limited budget

Session topic:

Participants will receive information on important nutrition topics, cook a meal together, and enjoy eating and discussing the key points of the class.

Registration:

Melissa Cotton 660-827-0891 cottonmr@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

1/3/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591