Northwest Missouri 4-H Energizer

The Energizer registration is now open. Attached is the Energizer information packet. Enrollment is all online this year through 4-H Online. Register early to ensure you get the session you want. If you need help with registration, contact Bart Skroh, Harrison County Youth Development Program Associate, or by calling (660) 425-6434.

Soil tests help with fertilizer decisions

As harvest starts to wind down, it is time to start thinking about your 2018 fertilizer program. In order to ensure proper nutrient levels for your next crop, consider soil testing to determine current fertilizer levels and additional fertilizer requirements needed to meet your 2018 goal. For more information, visit us at<

4-H Enrollment

Hello 4-H Families,


I wanted to give you a reminder to make sure you get enrolled in 4-H this year in a timely manner.  I am attaching instructional PDF files to help you if you are having trouble.  If you need help you can contact your club leaders or me in the office.  We would like to have enrollment completed by December 1st this year.  Again let me know if you need anything!

New Enrollers 
Re-enrollers in 4-H 
2017 Background Check Form

Volunteer Application Process 



Bart A. Skroh , Harrison County
Youth Development Program Associate
Phone: 660-425-6434  Fax: 660-425-3772


Soft Red Winter Wheat
Trial Results Available

The 2017 soft red winter wheat trials conducted by University of Missouri Ag Experiment Station are available at your local Extension office. The booklet has four north Missouri sites. Many of the varieties did quite well. The highest yielder was 121 bushels.


The publication includes multiple year yields, test weight, lodging and plant height information.  In addition, this information may be seen on the web at


For more information, contact Wayne Flanary at 660-446-3724 or Andy Luke at 660-425-6434, Regional Agronomists, University of Missouri Extension.

Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

This monthly newsletter provides practical advice on a variety of subjects and reports on extension activities throughout the region. Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

Updating History of Extension in Harrison County

Recently a booklet was found about the first 50 years of extension in Harrison County Missouri. The report titled "Excerpts From History 1919-1969," contains numerous entries that are amusing and gave some perspective about how the Extension service has impacted Harrison County. You can find some of the entries here on our website,  We wish to update the history of the extension center, which will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019. If you have any stories or information about the history of MU Extension in Harrison County in specific, please contact us by phone (660)425-6434 or email

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