November 19, 2017

Extension Office & Union County Fair

209 East Main Street, Suite 1204-H Clover
Elk Point, SD, 57025
Phone: (605) 356-2321
Fax: (605) 356-2096
Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:30am – 12pm
1pm – 5pm
Office Staff
4-H Program Assistant & Union County Fair Manager

4-H Youth Program Advisor

Lauren Hollenbeck:  lauren.hollenbeck@sdstate.edu

 

What is Extension?

Extension is the major educational outreach are of South Dakota State University, serving the people of South Dakota by helping them apply unbiased, scientific based knowledge to improve their lives.Continuing partnerships with county, state, and federal governments are made possible by the land-grant mandate that empowers Extension to offer educational information, programs, and services in response to local issues and needs.

 

Youth Development/4-H

  • Camps
  • Character Counts
  • 4-H Judging Events
  • Special Foods
  • Fashion Revue
  • Livestock Showmanship
  • County & State Fair
  • Citizenship Washington Focus Trip
  • Robotics

 

Our Regional Extension Office in Sioux Falls can help you with the following?  Call 605-782-32902

Agronomy

  • Weed, disease and insect identification and managemen
  • Managing input costs
  • Providing research and data on alternative cropping systems

Family and Consumer Sciences

  • Food and nutrition
  • Family resource management (example:Finances, communication, etc.)
  • Senior health issues

Horticulture

  • Tree and shrub establishment, selection, and pruning
  • Vegetable gardening
  • Conducting Extension Master Gardener Trainings

What else can you find?

  • County land rent amounts and values
  • 4-H Information
  • County and State Fair information
  • Private and Commercial Pesticide Applicator testing and recertification
  • Water quality testing kits
  • Farm safety camps and information
  • And much more!

Union County Fair

2017 Fair dates – July 27-30 in Alcester, SD

Fairboard Meeting Agendas

2-15-17 Agenda

3-22-17 Agenda

4-24-17 Agenda    This meeting will be held in Elk Point at the Courthouse EOC Room at 7 p.m.

5-22-17 Agenda

6-28-17 Agenda

9-20-17 Agenda