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Welcome to the

White County, Arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service

Check out our 'What We Do' Video
to learn about how Extension helps in White County!

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 their lives.  Whether it is agriculture, 4-H, health and living, or community development, the White County Extension Office is at your service! 

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White County Extension Homemakers delivered over 100 teaching dolls, parent kits, hats, and toys to Arkansas Children's Hospital. Pictured left to right: Carol Tierney, Lawana Stone, Susan Taylor, Brenda Guier, and Sandy Burrow (Volunteer Services for ACH).


Brett's PREP aerial view

 PREP Rice Plots in White County

Photo credit: Brad Peacock (Cooperating farmer)


Aerial view of the PREP (Producer Rice Evaluation Program) rice plots in White County.  The purpose of this demonstration is to evaluate rice hybrids/varieties entered in the University of Arkansas Performance trials, under farm level management.  Data collected from this on-farm trial helps determine local yield potential and disease reaction of commercially available hybrids/varieties. 


The Fall County Wide Cleanup Oct. 26 - 28, 2017

The cleanup event is hosted by White County and the city of Searcy will be held on Thursday, October 26th / Friday, October 27th from 7:30 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday October 28th from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Look for the signs at the fairgrounds on Davis Drive in Searcy. Items such as regular size tires (maximum of 10) off the rims, appliances, scrap metal, furniture, bagged trash and dry paint will be accepted.

NOT ACCEPTED: Concrete/masonry, brush/vegetation, chemicals, liquid paints, batteries, electronics and tractor tires.

For more information, call the County Judge's office 501-279-6200 or Searcy Sanitation Dept 501-279-1000.