Greene County Extension Council
Springfield, Mo | http://extension.missouri.edu/greene
Greene County Extension Council’s mission is to govern operations of the local University of Missouri Extension office so our programs can continue to help improve the lives of county residents. The councils efforts include securing revenue to support office operations and local programs, giving input on programs and county staff, and promoting local educational efforts conducted by MU Extension.
Our local extension programming addresses areas of need in agriculture, horticulture, business development, youth, families, nutrition and community development. Some of our easily recognized programs include 4-H youth, Master Gardeners, Master Naturalists, Family Nutrition Education Program, Organic Gardening Academy, Neighborhood Leadership Academy, Missouri Blueberry School, Seeds of Prosperity, Ozarks Regional Food Policy Council, Focus on Kids, Boost Your Brain, Missouri Historic Schools Alliance and the Engaged Neighbor Program.