Welcome To The
Union County, Arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service
We are part of the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s statewide network and the University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture. Our mission is to provide research-based information through non-formal education to help all Arkansans improve their economic well-being and the quality of lives. Whether it is agriculture, 4-H, health and living, or community development, the Union County Extension Office is at your service!
Union County Ag and Natural Resources
2017 Pasture Tour Union County Cattle Producers were treated to animal health care program presented by County Agentand 4-H Club Member. 50 producers attended the event.
Photo: Deworming Demo
Union County Master Gardeners
Union County Master Gardener Barbie Luther was recognized as" Arkansas Master Gardener of the Year" at the recent Master Gardener State Conference. Barbie has been an active Master Gardener for 19 years and has served as President of Union County Master Gardener and currently serves as Secretary for County 76. Her passions for plants and people has been an inspiration to all those who know her.
Photo: Arkansas Master Gardener Program Coordinator Janet Carson presenting Master Gardener of Year award to Barbie Luther.
4-H Leads in Union County
More than 100 youth and adults attended the 2017 Union County 4-H Awards Banquet in May. The picture is of advanced record book award winners. Two Union County 4-H members will attend National 4-H Club Congress in the Fall.
Photo:Advanced Record Winners
Union County EHC Quilt
Union County EHC Quilt Guild member Trish Nash was the featured quilter at the UnionCounty Festival of Quilts in April.
UNION COUNTY EFNEP
Union County EFNEP Program Assistant Cherrie Sweeney teaching youth that exercise
is a part of healthy living.
Photo: Exercise Can Be Fun!!!