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
County Agent Robin Bridges addresses Civic Group in Union County on the healthy aspects of community gardens.
Photo: Community Gardens
Union County Master Gardeners
Community Gardens and Back Yard Gardenening are becoming more popular as the public becomes more aware. The Southside Community garden is a sanctioned Union County Master Gardener project that encourages people who live in the neighborhood to grow their own fresh vegetables.
Photo: Garden Member tilling the soil
4-H Leads in Union County
Union County 4-H Members were recognized for their participation in B-Day. Youth participate in friendly competition with Bicycle, BB, Baitcasting, and Bows to raise awareness and safety.
Photo: B-Day 2017
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 Expanded Food and Nutrition PA's teach youth that foods can be fun as
well as nutritious.
Photo: Food Can Be Fun 2017