University of MO Callaway County Extension Center
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MU Extension in Callaway County is your one-stop source for practical education on almost anything. We exist to provide unbiased information and educational resources to improve the quality of life and economic well-being of people in Callaway County.
During the past year, the Extension Center handled 2,225 telephone calls and 1,500 walk-in visitors to connect people with the information and expertise they needed. Some of the services provided included:
~ 70 soil tests processed from farm fields, gardens and lawns.
~ 150 private pesticide applicator certifications or
recertifications were administered.
~ More than 15,000 newsletters mailed or emailed to individuals, families and farmers, including: Ag Connection, Integrated Pest Management, 4-H, Financial Management and Livestock.
Additionally, the Extension Center provided meeting room facilities for 320 educational events and meetings held by Extension faculty and staff, 4-H clubs and community organizations throughout the past year.