Pick up know-how for tackling diseases, pests and weeds.
Farm bill, farm marketing, agribusiness webinars, & farm policy.
Find tactics for healthy livestock and sound forages.
Scheduling and methods of irrigation.
Explore our Extension locations around the state.
Commercial row crop production in Arkansas.
Agriculture weed management resources.
Use virtual and real tools to improve critical calculations for farms and ranches.
Learn to ID forages and more.
Explore our research locations around the state.
Get the latest research results from our county agents.
Our programs include aquaculture, diagnostics, and energy conservation.
Keep our food, fiber and fuel supplies safe from disaster.
Private, Commercial & Non-commercial training and education.
Specialty crops including turfgrass, vegetables, fruits, and ornamentals.
Find educational resources and get youth engaged in agriculture.
Gaining garden smarts and sharing skills.
Timely tips for the Arkansas home gardener.
Creating beauty in and around the home.
Maintenance calendar, and best practices.
Coaxing the best produce from asparagus to zucchini.
What’s wrong with my plants? The clinic can help.
Featured trees, vines, shrubs and flowers.
Ask our experts plant, animal, or insect questions.
Enjoying the sweet fruits of your labor.
Herbs, native plants, & reference desk QA.
Growing together from youth to maturity.
Crapemyrtles, hydrangeas, hort glossary, and weed ID databases.
Get beekeeping, honey production, and class information.
Grow a pollinator-friendly garden.
Schedule these timely events on your gardening calendar.
Equipping individuals to lead organizations, communities, and regions.
Guiding communities and regions toward vibrant and sustainable futures.
Guiding entrepreneurs from concept to profit.
Position your business to compete for government contracts.
Find trends, opportunities and impacts.
Providing unbiased information to enable educated votes on critical issues.
Increase your knowledge of public issues & get involved.
Research-based connection to government and policy issues.
Support Arkansas local food initiatives.
Read about our efforts.
Preparing for and recovering from disasters.
Licensing for forestry and wildlife professionals.
Preserving water quality and quantity.
Cleaner air for healthier living.
Firewood & bioenergy resources.
Managing a complex forest ecosystem.
Read about nature across Arkansas and the U.S.
Learn to manage wildlife on your land.
Soil quality and its use here in Arkansas.
Learn to ID unwanted plant and animal visitors.
Timely updates from our specialists.
Eating right and staying healthy.
Ensuring safe meals.
Take charge of your well-being.
Cooking with Arkansas foods.
Making the most of your money.
Making sound choices for families and ourselves.
Nurturing our future.
Get tips for food, fitness, finance, and more!
Understanding aging and its effects.
Giving back to the community.
Managing safely when disaster strikes.
Listen to our latest episode!
The Grown Up U: Facts for Success podcast program focuses on the life skills needed
for young adults to successfully navigate the decisions and pitfalls of “adulting”
in the real world. Our team of FCS (Family and Consumer Sciences) agents from across
the state has worked together to produce relevant and research-based podcasts to help
young people access the facts they need to succeed.
Listeners can pick podcasts based on their current needs and interests or listen to
podcasts as they are uploaded weekly. Parent and educator resources are available
to accompany these episodes so you can make Grown Up U even more of a learning opportunity!
Our podcasts can be used by families and teachers as conversation starters or as a
completer course for the classroom by listening to an entire season’s broadcasts and
taking the quizzes.
Samples of the Student Quizzes available for each podcast and the Teacher Quiz Page
Guides and Transcripts
Sample of the Resource Pages and Transcripts available for educators and parents to
use when lesson planning, discussing podcast topics, or to access sources used in
We have Kahoot! quizzes available for us in the classroom or by families. Follow us
on Facebook and Instagram for updates and posts and videos related to our podcasts.
Flyers are available in tabloid, 8.5"X11", and double on 8.5"X11" prints.
Reach out to your county agent for any of these resources and more.
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