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Welcome To The

Union County, Arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service 

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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!


Herd Health

Union County Ag and Natural Resources

Union County Producers with the help of Arkansas Livestock & Poultry vaccinated 160 head of females 4 to 12 months of age against Brucellosis in November.

Photo: Producer Herd



Community Garden

Union County Master Gardeners

Community Gardens allow people to save money and have access to fresh picked produce. Southside Community Garden in El Dorado. 

Photo: Southside Community Garden 



Union County Fair

4-H Leads in Union County

4H and FFA Members exhibited a variety of farm raised animals at the 2016 Union County Fair. Community support for youth could not be stronger.

Photo: Union County Fair


Granny Sweet Pea

Union County EHC Service to Community

EHC Member Terrie Simpson as Granny Sweet Pea reads to Smackover Kindergarten "The Great Pea Race to the Table" to educate youth about Farm life.


Photo: Granny Sweet Pea


Safe Food Handling


Union County EFNEP Professional Cherrie Sweeney is teaching youth how to handle food safely.

Photo: Safe Food Handling