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Extension Educational Programs & Services
Clark County, Arkansas

The Cooperative Extension Service offers a host of educational programs and services. 

If you do not see what you are looking for below, please contact our county Extension Office for assistance.

Row Crop Production

Amy Simpson presenting at the Clark County Row Crop production meeting

Clark County Row Crop Production Meeting

The Clark County Crop Production meeting had a great turnout today! Extension agronomists gave updates to our producers on rice, corn, wheat and soybean production, and an Extension weed scientist gave updates on herbicide technologies. Thank you to Clark County Farm Bureau and the Farm Bureau Women’s Committee for sponsoring lunch and Benchmark Ag/Huneycutt Farms for the meeting place and coffee. 

Photo: Clark County staff chair Amy Simpson discussing Row Crop updates with row crop farmers.

Services available:

  • Soil Testing
  •  Soil Test Counseling
  •  Hay/ Forage Testing
  •  Ration Development
  •  Manure analysis
  •  Plant Disease Diagnosis
  •  Plant Identification
  •  Sprayer Calibration
  •  Feed Analysis

Educational Programs Available: 

  • Beef and Forage
  • Timber /Forestry
  • Pasture Renovation
  • Computer Ration Development
  • Pesticide Applicator Training
  • Fruit Production
  • Garden Production
  • Weed & Brush Control
  • Pest Management
  • Farmers' Market Training
  • 300-Days of Grazing
  • ABIP
  • Composting
  • Organic Gardening
  • Horticulture Pruning
  • Using Technologies on the Farm
  • Small Poultry Flock Management
  • Others upon request


Canning project

4-H Summer Day Camp - Food Preservation

The Clark County 4-H program, with JoAnn Vann, Cindy Ham and Amy Simpson offered a workshop for area youth to learn about and participate in food preservation. 

Photo: Local youth with the results of the canning project.

Anyone age 9-19 can join 4-H. So come join the fun. There are over 100 project areas and we can find one just for you!

Come join the FUN! The faces of 4-H kids are as diverse as the activities in which they take part. Some of the exciting programs members are experiencing firsthand include:

  • Science and Technology
  • Health, Food & Nutrition
  • Community Service
  • Citizenship
  • Leadership
  • Livestock & Poultry
  • Pet Care
  • Home Environment
  • Gardening & Horticulture
  • Fashion
  • Talent
  • Public Speaking
  • Beekeeping
  • Woodworking
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Energy Management
  • Entomology

Clark County 4-H is active and Strong!! Come see what we have for you.


Receiving award at EHC meeting

Clark County Family & Consumer Sciences

Clark County EHC member Karen Kirkpatrick receives an award at AEHC state meeting. 

Photo: Dr. Laura Hendrix, EHC Advisor, Karen Kirpatrick, and Dr. Rick Cartwright.

Planning, and monthly educational programs through the Extension Homemakers Clubs provide additional program support.