Tag Archives: Extension

Filing Open for Five Seats on Scotland County Extension Council

The names of at least five candidates will be on the February ballot for election of Scotland County University of Missouri Extension Council members. Council Chairman Bruce Childress said five county residents will be elected by districts to fill this year’s vacancies. The new council begins its duties March 1, according to state law. Citizens […]

Extension to Offer Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Private Pesticide Applicator Training will be offered by the University of Missouri Extension on Thursday, January 10 at 2 p.m. at the Memphis Housing Authority meeting room on Cornelius Avenue in Memphis. Attendees are asked to please park by the meeting room/office. The training session will last approximately 2 hours. Farmers and landowners are required […]

Extension Council to Host 4th Annual Concert Fundraiser

The Scotland County Extension Council will be holding its Fourth Annual Christmas Music Show on December 12, 2018 at the Memphis Theatre. The fundraiser will feature several talented local performers. Tickets will be available at the door for $8.00 each the night of the performance.  The fun will begin at 7 p.m. The money from […]

Extension to Host Christmas Music Concert Fundraiser December 20th

A number of local performers are joining forces once again to help out the local University of Missouri Extension Office. Scotland County Extension will host a Christmas Music Concert fundraiser on Wednesday, December 20th at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Theatre. Lonnie Erwin, Angela Neese, Nathaniel Orr, Harlo Donelson, Paige McClamroch, Schelle Cooley and Cole […]

SDS Appearing in Soybean Fields in Scotland County, Across Missouri

Sudden death syndrome (SDS) is showing up in soybean fields across the state. Farmers should scout fields thoroughly for symptoms of SDS. SDS, caused by the soil fungus Fusarium virguliforme, produces striking foliage symptoms, which first appear on upper leaves as scattered yellow blotches that increase in size, says University of Missouri Extension plant pathologist […]