McCracken County Cooperative Extension Service

is part of the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

off-campus information network. We strive to deliver the most

up-to-date information, educate consumers, provide solutions

relating to the agriculture and natural resources industry.


Our mission is to grow ideas that will better our community,

strengthen the local economy and help you live a healthier life.


We are here to serve you, let us know how we can help!


Quick Links

Ants In Kentucky Landscapes and Gardens
Ant Control For Homeowners
UK Agricultural Weather Center
Pesticide Training and Testing Dates
Kentucky Small Grain Growners Association
Kentucky Department of Agriculture
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Magazine
University of Kentucky Entomology
Kentucky Corn Growers Association
Kentucky Soybean Association

Poultry 101


Newsletter Links 

Off the Hoof
Forage News
Wheat Science News
Crops Marketing & Management Update
UK Ag Econ Economic and Ag Policy Update 

Crop Diversification


 Popular Publications & Links

Forage Variety Trials
Grain Crop Variety Trails

2018-2019 Lime & Nutrient Recommendations

Land Value and Cash Rent Survey    

Taking a Soil Test Sample

Submitting Plant Speicmens for Diagnosis

Home Vegetable Gardening In Kentucky

Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers 2016-2017

Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers 2018-2019

Beginning Beekeeping for Kentuckians

Preparation of Insect Specimens for Identification



For Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Call Kathryn Wimberley for an appointment


Kathryn Wimberley, Agent for Horticulture,

covering for

Agriculture and Natural Resources

(270) 554-9520