AgEBB-MU CAFNR Extension

David Burton
Civic Communications Specialist
2400 S. Scenic Ave.
Springfield, MO 65807

November 30, 2018

Holiday Gifts: Unique Publications for Sale
at Greene County MU Extension Until Dec. 21

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Several unique books are available for purchase at the Greene County MU Extension office in time for the holiday season. The MU Extension office is located inside the Springfield Botanical Center at 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield.

Some of the most popular books included the following.

"Simple and Seasonal" is a guide to help you select, store and prepare fresh fruits and vegetables.

"Gardening Journal and Calendar" is a journal for Missouri gardeners, as well as a how-to guide and information resource.

"Home Canning Basics and Recipes" is for anyone wanting to preserve homegrown produce.

"History of the Schools in Greene County" traces the history of education in Greene County and focuses specifically on the one-room school buildings that are still standing.

"Missouri Directory of Historic Schools" focuses on the 85 best one-room and historic schools that are still standing in Missouri. Great for any history buff.

"Newswriting for the Non-Journalist" a media guide for community leaders and volunteers.

"A History of Me," which is a series of questions you can answer to create a special heirloom gift of your own detailed history.

The local office is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Many of these books can also be purchased online from or at

Source: David Burton, (417) 881-8909

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