MO DIRT: Missourians Doing Impact Research Together


Extracurricular science education at Tower Grove South School

May 10, 2019

The MO DIRT education team spent a fun afternoon with students of Open Sky Education at Tower Grove South elementary school planting flowers in preparation for Mother's Day, designing...

STEM Splash at Danforth Elementary School

May 3, 2019

MO DIRT and other employees and volunteers of the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center's Science Education and Outreach program attended a STEM Splash event at Danforth Elementary School. Working with children kindergarten through fifth grade, MO DIRT introduced students to the concepts of soil science and ...

Earth Day at Prairie Fork Conservation Area

May 1, 2019

MO DIRT celebrated Earth Day with 4th and 5th graders at Prairie Fork Conservation Area close to Williamsburg...

MO DIRT at FFA State Meeting

April 26, 2019

On 26 April 2019, MO DIRT attended the National FFA Organization state meeting in Columbia, MIssouri. This was an excellent opportunity to introduce agriculture educators in the area to the MO DIRT program. Approxiately 175-200 teachers were present, and many soil testing kits were distributed for future testing by educators and their students.