You are now a part of the University of Kentucky’s Cooperative Extension Service family. You are joining over five hundred county, district and state Extension professionals committed to making a difference in the lives of Kentucky through research-based programs. Many more came before you and made Extension what it is today. We know that you will continue in UK's strong tradition of service and excellence as you begin your work in your community. We trust that this website will be a resource for you as you begin your Extension career. Be sure to utilize all the resources available to you including your District Director, Assistant Directors, various specialists, fellow agents, and office staff.  You will find that all are more than willing to assist you in various ways.

Your Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service family welcomes you!


Gary Palmer

Interim Associate Dean & Director of Extension