AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES

Eric Baker

Eric Baker
County Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources
(606) 723-4557
ebaker@uky.edu

Estill County Extension offers educational opportunities to producers and agribusinessmen on crops, diseases, pest management, farm and business management, risk management, erosion control, livestock management and water quality.  Programs are offered throughout the year.


RESOURCES

Kentucky Fruit Facts Newsletter
Ginseng Program Fact Sheet 
UK Agriculture Weather http://wwwagwx.ca.uky.edu/
Kentucky Department of Agriculture
GardenData.org
CPH Sales
Farm Purchase Exemptions

Snake Identification

Hay for Sale: Need to purchase squared or rolled hay?   Give us a call and we'll be glad to share the information with potential buyers.  In addition, the Kentucky Dept. of Agr has a hotline that you may want to submit an advertisement.   Call our office for more details.

High Tunnel Webinar Series
Webinars are viewable at the web address listed below. You can watch them at your convenience.
http://www.uky.edu/Ag/CCD/

 

Cattle Chute available for leasing - call 723-4557 for information
Grain Moisture Testing - call 723-4557 for information
Kentucky Farm Record Books
Free Farmer Tax Guides

If anyone has borrowed a soil probe from our office, please don't forget to return it. 


Cold Injury Resources

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs/id/id21/id21.pdf

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs/id/id50/id50.pdf

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs/AGR/AGR236/AGR236.pdf


maple syrup workshop

 


In Kentucky, pest control has been deemed an essential service which allows for continuing operation.  It is important that residents/customers are aware of the items they should be discussing with their pest control provider so they can weigh the benefits and risks. 

ENTfact-652 provides a list of recommended items that residents/customers should discuss with their pest control provider during the COVID-19 outbreak.