MO DIRT: Missourians Doing Impact Research Together


Kirksville High School - Tour and class

April 18, 2018

Twenty eight students from Kirksville High School visited the Danforth Center to tour the facilities. They also received classes on soil science and root biology.

National Volunteer Week

April 15, 2018

Thank you to all the MO DIRT volunteers! MO DIRT has been a successful citizen science initiative because of their time and effort.

Their enthusiasm for soil science has helped to spread the word about soil health and soil conservation among hundreds of people!

Citizen Science Day

April 14, 2018






Every day is Citizen Science Day with MO DIRT. On April 14, 2018, all citizen scientists across the globe are being recognized for their hard work. If you want more information visit

STEM day - Jury Elementary School

March 29, 2018

MO DIRT participated of the STEM day at Jury Elementary School doing soil color painting with the students to build the soil food web.