University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Important Links

RCARS Newsletter

Wood Products Catalog

Mountain Monday Series

UK Farmers Market

Upcoming Events

Mountain Ag. Week
September 22-27, 2014




Tomato Diseases
April 14, 2014 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium
Instructor - Dr. Kenny Seebold

Basic Home Landscaping Concepts
May 12, 2014 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium
Instructor - Carolina Segura

Insect & Disease Options for Vegetable Gardens
June 9, 2014 - 6:00 pm
Robinson Center Auditorium
Instructor - Dr. Shubin Saha


Mission Statement

Increase the long-term value added, sustainable income, and sustainable flow of economic, ecological, and social goods and services from the land, natural resources, and people of Eastern Kentucky and the Appalachian Region.


The Robinson Center is headquartered at the facility formerly known as "Robinson Station" in Quicksand, KY, and will include operations involving Robinson Station, Robinson Forest, and the Wood Utilization Center.

  • Entrepreneur Development in Wood Products

  • Family and Consumer Science NUtrition Education Program

  • Fruit & Vegetable Production/Marketing

  • Livestock Forage Variety Testing

  • Small Ruminant Grazing Systems

  • Youth Enrepreneurship in Vegetable Production

  • Youth Natural Resource & Environmental Science Acdemy

  • Wood Utilization Technical Traning Series

  • Product Design and Development Program

  • Mountain Monday Series

  • Mountain Ag Week

  • Win With Wood

  • Robinson Forest Research

  • Robinson Scholars Program

  • Farmer's Market - Production & Nutrition Program