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About MU Extension

Using science-based knowledge, University of Missouri Extension engages people to understand change, solve problems and make informed decisions. MU Extension makes university education and information accessible for: -Economic viability -Empowered individuals -Strong families and communities -Healthy environments University of Missouri Extension is a partnership of the University of Missouri campuses, Lincoln University, the people of Missouri through county extension councils, and the National Institute for Food and Agriculture of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Hometown Hero Food Day Celebration at Salvation Army in Branson

Hometown Hero PosterIf you are in the Branson, Missouri, area and looking for a fun event to attend, we encourage you to join our friends from Ozarks Wellness Network and Modern Woodmen at the Food Day and Hometown Hero Celebration taking place at the Salvation Army located at 1114 Stanley Ave, Branson, MO. Here’s the event agenda:

5:30-5:55 PM – Dinner/Picnic

5:55-6 PM – Hometown Hero Award Presentation

6-6:30 PM – Program – Whole Foods Presentation by Pam Duitsman, MU Extension

6:30-7 PM – Garden Tours (Committee) or Pumpkin Fun with Monica and Lesa

For more information and RSVP, please contact Monica Spittler at (417) 357-6134. You can also download a PDF of the flier here.

Nutritious Meals: Zucchini Pie

Jenni Nevatt, Nutrition Program Associate with the University of Missouri Extension in Greene and Christian counties, shares a healthy recipe for zucchini pie with the folks on Ozarks Live!

Link to the recipe:

More information about Seasonal and Simple here: