Events


New Additions Coming to South Farm Showcase

Taste of Mizzou, passport for children added to lineup

With a focus on showcasing how diverse the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources is, the South Farm Research Center will bring the same fun, educational activities, along with some new additions, during its annual South Farm Showcase. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30. This is the 11th year of the Showcase, one of CAFNR’s biggest…

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Equipped for the Eclipse

MU School of Natural Resources gearing up for upcoming eclipse

The University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources will be conducting a variety of research during the upcoming eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. The School of Natural Resources earned a grant from NASA and will be doing a variety of work on the day of the eclipse. Alum Eric Aldrich will broadcast live Jefferson City for NASA TV, keeping individuals updated on the local…

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Strengthening the Agriculture Connection

Jefferson Farm and Garden to host summer camps

Jefferson Farm and Garden will host three summer camps for kids throughout the month of June, each with a focus on life on the farm. Participants will learn through games, crafts, animal interactions and hands-on activities. There will be numerous outdoor activities as well, including hiking, gardening and pond exploration. The goal of the weeklong camps is to strengthen the connection to…

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An Exciting Anniversary

More than 16,000 attend 10th South Farm Showcase

The South Farm Showcase added more activities to celebrate its 10th anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 1 – and that led to even more fun for attendees. There was fun for all during the 10th South Farm Showcase. This year’s Showcase, which took place at the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ South Farm Research Center in Columbia, added several stops…

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‘A New Initiative’

Mizzou International Experience focuses on showcasing numerous careers

Three University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Agricultural Research Centers had a unique opportunity in the month of July. Mizzou K-12 Online, part of the MU College of Education and the parent program of the MU High School, brought more than 100 of its high school students from Brazil to the Mizzou campus. The program was focused on showcasing the many different…

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