Conway County Cooperative Extension Service

We are part of the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s statewide network and the University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture.  Our mission is to provide research-based information through non-formal education to help all Arkansans improve their economic well-being and the quality of their lives.  Whether it is agriculture, 4-H, health and living, or community development, the Conway County Extension Office is at your service!


Agriculture is a very diverse and important part of Conway County's economy with production including home gardens, beef and forage, poultry, commercial production of corn, soybeans, rice, and wheat and forestry. For more information about the services and educational programs that are offered by the Conway County Extension office to support producers, contact the Agriculture Extension Agent.

Services Available:

  • Soil testing and fertilizer recommendations    
  • Forage analysis and supplemental feed recommendations
  • Litter and manure analysis
  • Water quality testing
  • Brucellosis vaccination program
  • Plant and insect identification
  • Plant disease diagnosis

Educational Programs Available:

  • Beef Herd Management
  • Improved Forage and Grazing Management Practices
  • Pesticide Applicator Training
  • Row Crop Integrated Pest Management

Family and Consumer Sciences

Strong, healthy families are the foundation of Arkansas Communities. Helping Arkansans enhance their quality of life through education is our goal. The Conway County Extension Service is dedicated to meeting the community education needs of over 21,000 residents. Conway County offers a variety of programs: Small Steps to Health & Wealth, Strong Women, Walk Across Arkansas, Best Care, Guiding Children Successfully, Acknowledging Aging. Conway County Extension Homemaker Clubs empower individuals through continuing education, leadership, and community service.

FCS program priority areas include:

  • Health and wellness, aging
  • Marriage, parenting, and family life
  • Family and consumer economics
  • Nutrition, food safety, and food preservation
  • Leadership

For more information about Family and Consumer Science programs contact Ashley Terry at (501) 354-9618 or  

4-H Youth Development Programs

4-H has eleven clubs in our county. Conway County 4-H focuses on science, technology, engineering, and math programs throughout the year. Members take part in numerous project areas ranging from wildlife to clothing to rockets. 4-H members compete on the county, district, and state levels each year.

Numerous school enrichment programs are conducted throughout the school year to educate students on agriculture, healthy food choices, and kid-friendly exercise events.


Contact Conway County Cooperative Extension Service

1537 University Blvd
Morrilton, Arkansas  72110
Phone: (501) 354-9618
Fax: (501) 977-2151


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Conway County, Arkansas

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