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

Faculty/Staff Directory

RCARS Address:
176 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339

Phone Numbers:
(See indvidual extension beside name)

Fax Number:
Program Office, 606-666-2215
Business Office, 606-666-9912

RCARS (Quicksand Location)
Dr. David Ditsch, Director, ext. 286,
Jackie Allen, Business Manager, ext. 285,
Anthony Mullins, Business Officer/IT Technician, ext. 291,
J. Wade Turner, Extension Field Program Coordinator, ext. 304,
Chris Turner, Farm Technician, ext. 265,
Doran Howard, Wood Center Technician, ext. 265,
James Marshall, Equipment Mechanic, ext. 265,
Barbara Stamper, Custodian, ext. 225,

RCARS (Robinson Forest Location)
David Collett, Forest Research Technician, 606-666-5034,
Neva Williams, Camp Cook, 606-666-5034,
Erwin Williams, Farm Technician, 606-666-5034,
Ted Sizemore, Farm Technician, 606-666-5034

Ag Communications
David Niece, District 2 Extension Information Technology Contact, ext. 226,

Extension Administration
Chuck Stamper, East Region Program Coordinator, ext. 237,
Louise Z. Moore, District 2 Director, ext. 223,
Diane Warren, District 2 Administrative Support Associate, ext. 224,
Rosalee Bradley, East Region Staff Associate, ext. 233,

Family and Consumer Sciences
Sarah Brandl, EFNEP Coordinator, ext. 227,

Bobby Ammerman, Technical Advisor, Secondary Wood Industry, ext. x256,
Carroll Fackler, Research Specialist, ext. 235,
Rosalee Bradley, Staff Associate, ext. 233,
Chris Osborne, Management Forester, 606-666-9995,

Dr. Shawn Wright, Horticulture Specialist, ext. 234,

Plant and Soil Sciences
Dr. David C. Ditsch, Extension Agronomy Specialist, ext. 286,
Tom Keene, Hay Specialist, 606-ext. 228
J. Wade Turner, Extension Associate, ext. 304,

Robinson Scholars
Jeff Spradling, Robinson Trust Coordinator, ext. 222,
Neomia Hagans-Flores, Regional Coordinator, ext. 229,
Jessica Watkins, Program Assistant, ext. 232,