2019 Master Gardener Plant Sale on Saturday, May 4th from 8am to 1pm at the Newton County Extension Office

Show-Me-Select Heifer Sale on May 17th at 7pm at the Joplin Regional Stockyards

The Pre-Sale Catalog is available here!

FREE Pesticide Collection Event on May 18th in Mt.Vernon, MO


Fall and Winter Grazing Options Following a Drought

Need more information on Fall and Winter Grazing Options? Click the link below!

Fall and Winter Grazing Options Handout (PDF)


Truman learns about Extension

Ever wonder why the University of Missouri Extension was established?


Don't guess . . . test!

Soil Testing

Soil tests are essential for productive gardens and fields.     

2 cups of soil is required for testing
Fee: $20.00 per soil sample


Hay Testing

Do you know the nutrient value of your hay or are you just guessing? Knowing the nutrient value of your hay supply allows producers to make informed decisions on how much supplemental feed is necessary to meet the nutritional needs of your animals.

Fee: begins at $25.00 per sample for basic hay test.



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