University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Important Links

Mountain Monday Series

UK Farmers Market

NRESci Academy

Small Ruminant Grazing Conference

Upcoming Events

Small Ruminant Grazing Conference
February 6, 2016
Boyd County Fair Grounds


Holiday Entertainment
December 14, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium

Ham Curing Workshop
January 19, 2016 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium
$40.00 Registration Fee
Call the Breathitt County Extension Office at 606-666-8812 to register.
Registration deadline is December 18th.

On-Going Events

Clogging Class
Every Thursday- 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium


Carroll Fackler

Research Specialist
University of Kentucky
Department of Forestry
Room 119
Robinson Center (RCARS)
130 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339

voice: 606-666-2438 x235
or 859-257-9511 x235
fax: 606-666-2215

A. S. Forestry and Wood Technology
B. S. Agriculture Education

Extension Responsibilities
Responsibilities include providing wood related research based assistance aimed at providing solutions for Kentucky's primary and secondary forest industries. We also provide direct and/or one on one industry assistance, as well as educational and extension training programs at the Wood Utilization Center, Robinson Center, Quicksand KY. Educational programs at the Wood Utilization Center include: technical training, wood industry related short courses, and in-service training for Cooperative Extension Agents.

Industry assistance programs include: training programs for entrepreneurs and start up wood-based businesses, outreach in-plant training, and industry technical assistance, and primary and secondary wood industry development.

To contact Carroll Fackler: