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The premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide.

December 1 & 2, 2017

William Matthew Middle School, 1515 S. Cottage Grove,  Kirksville, Missouri

Missouri Livestock Symposium

Around the Home & Farm section speakers

Saturday, December 2, 2017-- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

     Saturday program (pdf)

11 am - Quilting as a Folk Art


Rose Marie Smith and Kay Beach
Hands of Friendship Quilt Guild

Kirksville, MO​

2 pm - Quilts: Stack-n-Whack and
​Peeled Back Patchwork



Ethan Butler

Green Castle, MO

3 p.m. - Holiday Flower Arranging
(make and take your own holiday flower arrangement)


Jennifer Schutter

Horticulture Specialist

University of Missouri Extension

Kirksville, Missouri

9 am - Great Myths About Honey Bees and Beekeeping

10 am - Keeping Bees Alive: What ​Can Beekeepers
​and the Public Do to Help?


Eugene Makovec

Beekeeper, Foley, MO

12 to 2 p.m. Governor's Style Luncheon

Hosted by Missouri's finest commodity groups and
co-sponsored by your Missouri Department of Agriculture.

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