Visit our 125th Anniversary page for Information about the recent 1890 Wellness Walk and Festival and how you can still contribute to the Justin Morrill Scholarship Fund benefiting Lincoln University students.

Our Cooperative Extension department provides research-based educational outreach programs to Missouri's hard to reach populations. Our main office is on the campus of Lincoln University, in Jefferson City, and our outreach centers are located in Kansas City, St. Louis and Southeast Missouri.

Our Cooperative Research Department conducts a variety of research programs concentrating on essential subject areas which are relevant to Missouri residents and which support research for both immediate and future applications.

Individual departments conduct various subject-related research projects to discover new ways to apply knowledge, principles and methodologies.            @LUCoopExtAndRes

Calendar Events

2015 Farmers Market
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension will be hosting its 2015 Farmers Market, Saturdays and Thursdays beginning April 18 through October 3. For more detailed information, contact Maria Isabel Jacome, phone: (573) 681-5493 or (573) 681-5455, email: or click here for flyer.

Young Medics Club

 Young Medics Club logoLincoln University Cooperative Extension's Central Missouri Youth Development will host "Young Medics Club 2015". The Young Medics Club 2015, a project stemming from a partnership between Lincoln University and the CALEB Science Club of the University of Missouri designed to promote academic interest in the field of science, anatomy, and medicine for youth ages 10 - 16 years of age will be held Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 2015. Registration deadline is June 30, 2015. This three-day camp will provide insight on the vascular system, anatomy, CPR, first aid, leadership skills, games and more. For more information and registration, contact Adrian Hendricks II at (573) 681-5523, email:, visit us online at or click here for flyer.

Dining Wild

Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE) Native Plants Program (NPP) presents 'Dining Wild', a full course dinner prepared with native edible plants and locally grown meat and produce, Saturday, August 29, 2015. Dining Wild is to be held on the Lincoln University campus at Scruggs University Center, 820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, MO  65101. Please RSVP with a registration fee of $30.00 per person by Monday, August 17, 2015 indicating your choice of vegetarian or non-vegetarian meal along with check, address, email and phone number payable to: Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE), c/o Shirley Downing, 900 Chestnut Street, 102 Allen Hall, Jefferson City, MO  65101.  For more information, registration, special accommodations or if you are interested in having a booth, contact Natalie Benjamin, phone (573) 681-5581, email:, visit our Native Plants Program webpage:  or click here for flyer.

Habitat Management for Deer and Turkey Workshop

Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE) will be hosting the Habitat Management for Deer and Turkey Workshop, Saturday, August 29, 2015, at Lincoln University's George Washington Carver Farm, 3804 Bald Hill Road, Jefferson City, MO 65102. At no cost to participants, topics include Biology, Ecology and Habitat Requirements for Wild Turkeys (and White-Tailed Deer) and more. Light refreshments available to provided by Lincoln University's Wildlife Club. For more information and registration, contact Dr. Adrian Andrei, Associate Professor - Wildlife Science, (573) 681-5451,, or visit the Wildlife Science webpage: (  or click here for registration brochure


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