Agriculture and Natural Resources

Extension ANR/Horticulture programs are part of the outreach program of the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service and the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. We provide informal education in agricultural production, environmental stewardship and Horticulture practices.

Horticulture Webinar Wednesdays

Weekly gardening webinars hosted by the University of Kentucky Horticulture Agents.

Register Now View All Episodes

Stay Current on All Things ANR

Like UK Ag Programs on Facebook or subscribe to our YouTube channel to stay current on all things ANR.

Like Us on Facebook Subscribe on YouTube


The Retaining Employment and Talent After Injury/Illness Network (RETAIN) Kentucky program explores stay-at-work/return-to-work strategies.

Learn More

Subject Matter Specialists & Associates

Extension subject matter specialist aggregated by subject area with contact information and links to their Departmental pages.

Find a Specialist

New ANR and Horticulture Agent Directory

Put a face with a name of the recently hired ANR and Horticulture agents. You can download the eBook to your phone for use.


County Agriculture Improvement Program Training

County Agriculture Investment Program (CAIP) Training resources to help you meet your certification requirement.

Learn More

Discover Your Resources

  • Agent Resources
  • ANR Publications
  • Horticulture Publications
  • Environmental Resources

Resources to Assist Agents

Information and resources to assist you as an agent in finding answers to your questions. Materials to assist you in creating and reporting you plan of work as well as many other helpful resources.

Plan to Work (2021-2025) Agent Resources Video Resources

ANR Publications

View the most recent publications relating to agriculture and natural resources.

View Publications UK Forages Extension

Horticulture Publications

View the most recent publications relating to horticulture resources.

View Publications Horticulture Webinar Wednesday

Water Quality Program

The Environmental and Natural Resource Issues (ENRI) Task Force was formed to identify emerging issues potentially affecting the environment or impacting natural resources and to develop programming to educate our urban and rural audiences.

Environmental and Natural Resources Issues  Agent Resources for Water Quality

Agriculture, Natural Resources and Horticulture Priority Areas

Develop cross-disciplinary teams on current & emerging issues, concepts, & technologies spanning the rural and urban landscape

More Detail

Foster scholarly & creative educational development activities

More Detail

Facilitate effective professional development for agents, specialists and producers

More Detail

Explore and expand Agriculture technology that will transform food and animal production

More Detail

Out In The Field

Out In The Field highlights all aspects of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Horticulture that are taking place out in the counties around the state of Kentucky.

Watch More Videos



Contact Information

Craig H. Wood, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of Extension for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Horticulture

242 Scovell Hall 115 Huguelet Drive Lexington, KY 40546-0064

+1 (859) 257-1846