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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!


Grain Drill

Union County Ag and Natural Resources

Ag producer in Union County Arkansas preparing grain drill to plant alfalfa demonstration 10/6/2017. 

Photo: Prepping Grain Drill




MG Appreciation Day

University of Arkansas plant disease specialist Sherry Smith inspects plant tissue for a participant at the 2017 Arkansas Master Gardener "Appreciation Day" in El Dorado.

Photo: What have we got here?.



County Judge Hosting 4-H Teen Leaders 

 4-H Leads in Union County

Union County 4-H Teen Leaders listen as County Judge Mike Loftin explains how County Government works.  4-H'ers got to be JP's for a day.

 Photo: County Judge hosts 4-H Teen Leaders

Christopher Homes Residents Try New Snap-Ed Recipe

Union County FCS/Snap Ed

Christopher Homes residents enjoy a curry turkey salad provided by Union County FCS Agent Lauren McGarrh.


Photo:FCS Snap Ed Union County at work.




Union County EFNEP Program Assistants Cherrie Sweeney and Amy Crawford prepared to go recruiting new EFNEP participants.  Utilizing attracting methods of preparing safer and more nutritious foods on a budget.

Photo: EFNEP Recruiting Time


   Union County EFNEP Recruitment