LUCE News FLASH! 2016 Spring Pollen Alert, March 03, 2016
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.
Agricultural Economics and Marketing
Community and Leadership Development
Cooperative Extension Faculty and Staff
Human Resource Development
Innovative Small Farmers' Outreach Program
Integrated Pest Management Program
Kansas City Urban Impact Center
Memorandum of Understanding (Operating Principles)
Paula J. Carter Center on Minority Health and Aging
Sheep, Goat and Value-Added Fiber Program
Small Ruminant Program
Socially Disadvantaged Farmers & Ranchers (2501 Program)
Southeast Missouri 1890 Extension Program
St. Louis Urban Impact Center
Youth Development and 4-H Program
Spring is around the corner and our outdoors market is coming up! Save the date April 23rd for the first day of the LU Farmers' Market 2016 season. We are accepting vendor applications for the 2016 - 2017 season. Click here for Farmers' Market Shopping List delivery.
Join us for Lunch & Learn! Lincoln University Cooperative Extension's Paula J. Carter Center is hosting "CULTURALLY COMPETENT CARE: How Nurses are Trained to Address Health Disparities" with Kellie Sullivan, RN, MSN, Assistant Professor Lincoln University Department of Nursing Science, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., at Lorenzo J. Greene Hall, 900 Leslie Boulevard Suite B, Jefferson City, MO 65101. Nutritious Lite Lunch and discussion immediately following the presentation. You may attend via videoconference from one of our regional offices. For more information, call (573) 681-5530 or click here for flyer.
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE) Native Plants Program wants you to join us Thursday, April 28, 2016, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m., at Lorenzo J. Greene Hall, Room 123, 900 Leslie Boulevard, Jefferson City, MO 65101. Register today because registration is limited to 20 tasters! For registration and more information, contact Natalie Benjamin by phone: (573) 681-5581, email: BenjaminN@LincolnU.edu, or Isabel Jacome Alvarez, email: JacomeAlvarezM@LincolnU.edu. Click here for flyer.
The Lincoln University Agriculture Club invites you to Field Day! Mark your calendars and plan to join us Friday, May 13, 2016 at Lincoln University's George Washington Carver Farm, 3804 Bald Hill Road, Jefferson City, MO 65101 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. This open to the public, fun-filled agriculture event includes activities such as a petting zoo, hayride, touch pond, straw maze, face painting, educational displays and more! For more information click here for flyer, contact Whitney Haslag at Whitney.Haslag248@My.LincolnU.edu, (573) 619-2419
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