Cooperative Extension 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.
Cooperative Research conducts a variety of research programs concentrating on essential subject areas that are relevant to Missouri residents and that 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
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension and Paula J. Carter Center on Minority Health and Aging will host a 'Lunch & Learn': Mental Health Disparities in the Minority Population Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Lorenzo J. Greene Hall, Suite B, Room 123, Jefferson City, MO, presented by James M. Smith, M.Ed; LPC, Director of Student Wellness Service, Thompkins Student Health Center. Please RSVP by Monday, April 24 due to limited seating capacity. If you are unable to join us onsite, you may also attend via videoconference from one of our regional offices. For more information, contact: (573) 681-5530, click here for flyer or visit our PJCCMHA webpage.
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension is hosting the Combating Sclerotinia On-Farm Participatory Research and Outreach Field Day and Farm Tour, Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 2:00 p.m. at Happy Hollows Farms, 17199 Happy Hollow Road, Jamestown, MO 65046. For more information and registration, contact Dr. Zelalem Mersha, phone: (573) 681-5634, email: MershaZ@LincolnU.edu or Liz Graznak, email: EGraznak@gmail.com, click here for flyer or visit our Plant Pathology Program webpage: https://www.lincolnu.edu/web/programs-and-projects/plant-pathology
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension is offering a workshop about Wild Leeks and other Native Edibles, Thursday, April 6, 2017, 10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m. at the Lincoln University FINCA Teaching Greenhouse, 1220 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, MO. Let us know if you would be interested in attending, (limited space). Deadline to apply is March 31. For those interested in starting a patch of wild leeks, plants will be available at a small fee. For more information and registration, contact Nadia Navarrete-Tindall, phone: (573) 681-5392, email: Navarrete-TindallN@LincolnU.edu, or Isabel Jacome, phone: (573) 681-5492, email: JacomeAlvarezM@LincolnU.edu, click here for flyer or visit our Native Plants Program webpage: www.LincolnU.edu/web/programs-and-projects/native-plants
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