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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


Bobby Ammerman

Extension Specialist Woodshop
University of Kentucky
Secondary Wood Industry Technical Advisor
Department of Forestry
Robinson Center (RCARS)
130 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339-9081

voice: 606-666-2438 x256
fax: 606-666-2215

B.S. in Industrial Technology, Eastern Kentucky University (1990)

Wood class


Extension Responsibilities: Responsibilities are to strengthen the secondary wood industry in Eastern Kentucky. This is accomplished through concentrated programs directed at increased processing efficiency, vertical integration, and product development. Specific programs include one-on-one outreach to evaluate and support individual industries using appropriate analysis systems and techniques. More general training is provided in areas such as panel processing; production and scheduling; finishing operations; CNC equipment and operations; marketing and sales; and OSHA/EPA regulations and compliance.




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