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 is offering a farm tour, FINCA Field Day in the Bootheel, Saturday, May 20, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., FINCA at the Glaspers', meet under the big oak tree, Walnut Street and Highway U, Haywood City, MO. and learn to identify and grow more than 20 species of Missouri native plants, taste food prepared with native edibles and plants important for native pollinators and butterflies and more! this event is free and open to the public. For more information and to register, contact Ms. Tiara Riggs-Butler at (573) 471-3059, email: Riggs-ButlerT@LincolnU.edu or Ms. Mary Glasper at (573) 481-1186, email: MaryEGlasper@yahoo.com.
Lincoln University Cooperative Extension's Kansas City Urban Impact Center is offering its 12th Annual, Summer Leadership Academy, Mondays - Thursdays, 7:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m., June 5 to July 27, 2017 at the KCUIC, 1028 Paseo Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106. At no cost to participants ages 8 to 16, come and enjoy computers, reading, music, college tours, fitness, games, nutrition, gardening, guest speakers and more! For more information, contact Lili Martinez (816) 841-3958, email: MartinezL@LincolnU.edu or Keverick Wilson, email: WilsonK@LincolnU.edu.
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