Beef Quality & Care Assurance training

Monday, September 26, 2022 

9:00 a.m. or 5:00 p.m. CST

Grayson County Extension Service

64 Quarry Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754 | (270)259-3492

The BQCA certification is required for anyone who participates in CPH sales as well as meeting education requirements for CAIP. The $5.00 certification fee is to be paid the morning of training. Please make checks payable to KBN (Kentucky Beef Network). Park in the back of building & enter in the West Entrance door.

R.S.V.P. to the Grayson County Extension Office by September 23rd. Contact the Extension Office to sign up! (270)259-3492

Farmers' Market (Summer 2022)

Wednesday's 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m./sellout

Saturday's 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m./sellout

Now open until the fall! We have many NEW VENDORS!!!! All Farmers’ Market vendors have completed PBPT (Produce Best Practice Training). All vendor farms are inspected for cleanliness, proper handling of foods, and other good agricultural practices.

Grayson County Farmers' Market/Extension Service: 64 Quarry Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754

Turn onto West White Oak Street(FivesStar Corner). Stay on this road for 1.7 miles/3 minutes. Turn right onto Quarry Road, first brick building on the right once you cross over the railroad tracks.

Hay Sampling Program

The week of October 17-28, 2022.

Open to Grayson County Residents

Agent will contact farmers to set up visits or farmers can check out hay probe and bring in sample.

Deadline: Monday, October 10th.

First 25 people signed up will receive one FREE sample. There will be a $12 fee for additional samples.Contact the Grayson County Extension Service to sign up TODAY! (270)259-3492

Wallace Avenue Community Garden

Located behind Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center. Rent a raised bed garden plot - available in three different sizes - at the Wallace Avenue Community Garden.

  • Large Plot | 104 square feet: $35 for plot + $20 refundable clean-up deposit for a total of $55
  • L-Shaped Plot | 60 square feet: $25 for plot + $20 refundable clean-up deposit for a total of $45
  • Small Plot | 38 square feet: $15 for plot + $20 refundable clean-up deposit for a total of $35

We have a limited number of plots available; apply now to reserve your spot! For more information call the Grayson County Extension Office at (270) 259-3492, located at 64 Quarry Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754.

The Wallace Avenue Community Garden is brought to you by the Master Gardener Association of Grayson County and Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center.

The "GREY" plots have been rented as of 3.9.2022

Horticulture Webinar Wednesday Series

This is a great webinar series brought to you weekly by University of Kentucky County Extension

Agents and Specialists. The webinars are 20-30 minutes in length and are totally free! Weekly

sessions are held at 1:00 p.m., CST, via Zoom.

SEASON ONE: All 34 webinars of 2020 have been recorded and are available here.

SEASON TWO: All 37 webinars of 2021 have been recorded and are available here.

SEASON THREE: 11:30CT/12:30ET on Zoom (click to see upcoming programs for 2022)