Cooperative Extension News & Publications
Polk County, Arkansas
Welcome to our News and Publications page! Below you will find local newsletters, news stories, and/or links to other relevant publications. Please contact our county Extension office for additional information.
The Stampede Beef and Forage Newsletter
The Stampede Beef and Forage Newsletter focuses on beef cattle management and forage production. This newsletter is published on a quarterly basis and provides the latest in best management practices for producers. Subscribers of this newsletter will receive the latest unbiased, research-based information regarding beef and forage production in Arkansas.
Polk County Clover Cover 4-H Newsletter
The Clover Cover 4-H Newsletter keeps you updated on club and county events in Polk
County. Anyone interested in joining 4-H is welcome to call our office for more information
on our local 4-H clubs at 479-394-6018
2015 Fair Livestock Entry Forms
Hoof Prints Equine Newsletter
Hoof Prints newsletter focuses on the equine industry in Polk County. This newsletter provides research-based, unbiased information to assist horse, donkey, and mule owners with management of their animals, training, upcoming equine events, and pasture and forage information. This newsletter is published twice a year and is free to those interested in learning more about equine management.
Mountain Dirt Master Gardener Newsletter
Mountain Dirt is published monthly by the Polk County Master Gardeners. This newsletter keeps Master Gardeners up to date on the happenings of the group. Anyone interested in learning more about the Master Gardener program is invited to subscribe to this newsletter.
Out in the Garden Horticulture Newsletter
Out in the Garden newsletter is designed for the home gardener. It keeps subscribers up to date on current problems happening in the vegetable garden, home landscape, home fruit orchard, and in lawns. It is published three times a year and provides educational information as well as a calendar of upcoming events for horticulture.
Nutrition & Cooking Newsletter
The Nutrition & Cooking Newsletter focuses on nutrition and health information for all ages. Learn new ways to prepare simple, healthy and delicious food for you and your family by keeping it simple – simple healthy preparation techniques, simple ingredients, limited use of prepared foods and simple equipment. Newsletter will also contain announcements about upcoming events. This newsletter is published quarterly.
Food Preservation Newsletter
The Food Preservation Newsletter contains information to keep your food safe while preserving it for future enjoyment. Learn the most current research based ways to can, pickle, freeze and dehydrate foods. Newsletter will also contain announcements about upcoming events. This newsletter is published two times per year.
Living Well With Diabetes
Living Well With Diabetes newsletter focuses on information to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle in the areas of healthy weight, managing your blood glucose level, exercise, meal planning and taking care of your body. This newsletter is published twice a year and contains information about upcoming events and the latest on diabetes education.
Extension Homemaker News
This newsletter is a monthly mailing to all current Polk County Extension Homemakers. This newsletter is designed to keep the membership up to date on happenings and projects of EHC members and clubs. It contains the monthly financial report and minutes of the last monthly meeting of the Polk County Extension Homemakers Council.