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The USU Extension office is located at the Washington County Legacy Park 
339 South 5500 West, Hurricane, UT 84737

Farmers Feeding Utah Distribution Event

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues and families and individuals continue to struggle with food insecurity, the Farmers Feeding Utah campaign will hold its next ‘Miracle Project’ and delivery of food on Friday, Jan. 29th from 5-7 p.m. in St. George. Just drive through, stay in your car and the food will be loaded into your vehicle. 🚗🥦🍊

How to Prune Peach Trees

Now is a great time to prune your fruit trees in Washington County! Agriculture agent, Ben Scow, shows how to prune peach trees for optimum growth and fruit production. Check out the pruning handout to learn how to prune trees with confidence.

Prepare for the Fair!

The Washington County Fair is approaching fast. Showcase the skills and art that you have been learning in 4H with the Fair Exhibition.
View the rules, entry categories, and more information below.



Teen Council
Join the 4H Washington County Teen Council for activities and discussions aimed at making the best better. Teen council members are 9th grade - 12th grade! New members are always welcome. Enroll in 4H at
January Teen Council will be held at the USU extension office on Monday, February 8th, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm.

IMake Series
Join us for the 4H monthly maker series where 4Hers learn the skills and tools of a maker. The monthly cost is $10 for each Imake series and is for 4Hers ages 11 to 16.
February 11th and 25th 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Reserve your spot!

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Adult Sewing Classes

Time for some 'sew'cializing!

Who: Adults interested in sewing, all experience levels

When: Thursday, February 11, 6:00 pm-7:30 pm 

Where: USU Extension Office at the Washington County Legacy Park (county fairgrounds), 339 South 5500 West, Hurricane, UT

What to bring: Please bring a sewing machine and basic sewing notions (thread, scissors, pins, etc.). If you do not have a sewing machine and would like to use one of ours, please reach out to or call 435-634-5706 to reserve a machine. (We have limited supply so we prefer that you bring your own machine if possible.)


We Need Your Help

The Utah Women & Leadership Project - UWLP is conducting an extensive, in-depth study on the impact of COVID-19 on Utah women in the workplace.

We welcome all Utah women age 20 or older who are either currently employed or unemployed due to the pandemic. The survey will take 20-30 minutes to complete. Dr. Susan Madsen is the primary researcher for this study. If you have questions or concerns, you can contact her at (USU IRB 11671).



Necesitamos Su Ayuda

El Proyecto de Mujeres y Liderazgo de Utah (UWLP) está realizando un estudio amplio y profundo sobre el impacto de la COVID-19 en las mujeres de Utah en su lugar de trabajo.
Invitamos a las mujeres de Utah de 20 años de edad o más que actualmente tienen empleo o están desempleadas debido a la pandemia. La encuesta tomará entre 20 y 30 minutos en completarse. La Dra. Susan Madsen es la investigadora principal de este estudio. Si tiene preguntas o dudas, puede comunicarse con ella al correo electrónico (USU IRB 11671).


Andrea Schmutz | Extension Assistant Professor
P: 435-634-5706 | C: 435-817-6373
Benjamin Scow | Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor
P: 435-634-5706 | C: 435-773-8182

Rick Heflebower | Extension Professor
P: 435-634-5706 | C: 435-632-7385

Paul Hill | Extension Professor | County Director
P: 435-634-5706 | C: 435-313-1667

Utah State University Extension | Washington County
339 South 5500 West | Hurricane, UT | 84737

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