MO DIRT: Missourians Doing Impact Research Together


FFA Agriculture Teachers Conference

July 24, 2019

Soil kits from MO DIRT were donated to FFA agriculture teachers while attending their convention in Springfield. Currently, 49 soil kits has been distributed to FFA teachers during MO DIRT events including professional development and FFA meetings.

Riverview Gardens Summer Camp

June 13, 2019

MO DIRT participated of the Riverview Gardens Summer Camp with a display of soil and root demonstrations. Students in 3rd and 4th grade enjoyed tasting ginger powder!

Dream Big - Exploring Careers in STEM

June 4, 2019

MO DIRT participated of Dream Big, a career in STEM exploration for high school students with disabilities. We had demonstrations about soil science including soil critters, soil textures and soil colors.

EcoHealth Network Meeting at Missouri Botanical Garden

May 13, 2019






MO DIRT attended the launch of the EcoHealth Network, a project from the Missouri Botanical Garden. The EcoHealth Network will coordinate initiatives, with public and private groups in urban and rural parts of the St. Louis region, to find positive solutions to human health and quality-of-life issues.