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Extension Events for Everyone

St. Patrick's Virtual 4-H Fundraiser! March 17th

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Want to support Arkansas 4-H youth? Donate on the greenest day of the year: St. Patrick’s Day! There are several easy ways you can help out.


  • Join our online fund drive on March 17th. Donate here!


  • Or go to select Chick-fil-A stores in Hot Springs, Searcy, and Fayetteville. Mention 4-H when you order, either online or in-person!

To learn more about this event and how it helps AR 4-H, visit our website.

Grow Your Own Groceries: Salad Greens! March 18th, 12 PM

Learn how to grow salad greens in your backyard and get some tips for new ways to cook and prepare your harvest.


When: March 18th, 12 PM - 1 PM


Where: Via Zoom


Cost: Free

Register Now
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Next Session April 1st - Grow Your Own Groceries: Strawberries


See the upcoming GYOG schedule!

Are they weeds or food? March 18th, 6 PM

Join the Faulkner County Master Gardeners for another "Learning to Grow" seminar. Benton County Master Gardener JB Portillo will teach us about common edible weeds growing in our yards and share some recipes.


When: March 18th, 6 PM - 7 PM


Where: Via Zoom


Cost: Free

Register Now
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Are you ready for spring? Check out our calendar feed to see all the upcoming gardening events.

Farm to School Connection

March 18th, 2 PM

Are you a farmer looking to sell your produce to local schools? Learn how!


We are excited to offer a virtual opportunity via Zoom for schools and farmers to connect to increase local foods used in schools!

Register Now
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Contact Rip Weaver for more information at 501-671-2182 or

rweaver@uada.edu.

Want to attract wildlife to your property?

Join us for a virtual tour of a wildlife Discovery Farm.


Learn how to integrate conservation practices with on-farm activities to improve waterfowl and deer habitat.


When: March 19th, 10 AM - 11 AM


Where: Via Zoom

Register
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The next virtual field trip will be April 2nd, covering cotton agriculture sustainability. See the calendar event for more details.

Want to make a difference in Washington County? Join the Spring Creek cleanup!

Help improve water quality while making new friends! Join Meghan Post, Water Quality Agent in Washington County, to cleanup Spring Creek! Follow the Facebook event for the meeting location or contact Meghan Post at mpost@uada.edu.


Where: Spring Creek in Springdale


When: March 20th, 10 AM - 12 PM

Sign Up
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Can't make it? Catch the Lake Fayetteville cleanup on April 10th.

P.S. Our domain is changing!

Our Cooperative Extension website domain is moving to a new home on the web! We will now be uaex.uada.edu.


Don't worry, our website will still be packed with great, research-based information!


Update your bookmarks and browser tabs. The domain change will be finalized on April 27th!

Learn About This Change
UAEX + UADA

University of Arkansas System

Division of Agriculture

Research and Extension | uaex.uada.edu

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