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!
Pesticide Applicator Training Dates have been set for White county:
December 12, 2017 - 1:00 pm at the White County fairgrounds in Searcy
February 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm - Bald Knob School Cafeteria - Bald Knob
March 5, 2018 - 6:00 pm - ASU Beebe Farm, Beebe
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.