Jefferson Farm and Garden


An Outdoor Classroom

Jefferson Farm and Garden looks to connect individuals with agriculture

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! As an outdoor classroom, the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Jefferson Farm and Garden has a unique opportunity to be an educational outlet for the…

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A Community Asset

Jefferson partners with Columbia FFA to help with projects

For several years, the Columbia FFA chapter has partnered with local landowners and entities to provide a space for student projects. The goal of these partnerships is to provide an area for students to raise livestock. These students may not have enough room at their homes to have a full-scale livestock operation. “We’re very appreciative of the partnerships we’ve had,” said Kevin…

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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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