University of Missouri (MU) Extension has set up special website ( ) containing MU Extension resources that could be helpful to homeowners, landowners, business owners, emergency response people, volunteers, partnering organizations and others with a direct or indirect interest in the tornado that hit Joplin, MO, and the response underway. The website will be updated on a regular basis.

In addition, news stories relevant to the recovery underway in Joplin will also be posted at And, updated information is also being shared via social media at:

For more information, see the following BEEF articles: