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
2015 Farmers Market
Outdoor Rangers Camp 2015
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension's Central Missouri Youth Development and 4-H will host "Outdoor Rangers Camp 2015". The 2015 Outdoor Rangers Camp is a three-day camp offered in Jefferson City, Missouri at Lincoln University's Central Missouri Youth Development Campsite and Scruggs Cafeteria, August 4 - 6, 2015. The camp is designed to provide an opportunity for 10 - 15 year old youth to develop healthy habits in a natural habitat. Students discover and explore the natural environment and learn about fishing, hiking, survival skills, archery and team building workshops. For more information and registration, contact Adrian Hendricks II at (573) 681-5523, email: HendricksA3@LincolnU.edu, visit us online at http://www.lincolnu.edu/web/youth-development-and-4h-programs/outdoor-rangers or click here for flyer.
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: BenjaminN@LincolnU.edu, visit our Native Plants Program webpage: http://www.lincolnu.edu/web/programs-and-projects/native-plants 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, AndreiA@LincolnU.edu, or visit the Wildlife Science webpage: (http://www.lincolnu.edu/web/programs-and-projects/wildlife-science) or click here for registration brochure.
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