OSU Cooperative Extension Center
the good things of science into good things for life
Payne County OSU Cooperative Extension Center offers information on
a variety of subjects to enhance the quality of life for Payne County
citizens. Educational programs are an important part of this informal
adult and youth education process.
People Help Themselves"
Educators receive program recommendations from committees and organizations.
Extension professionals can be found teaching in a variety of locations
around the county and the classroom. Instruction can be anywhere from
a meeting room to a farm pasture. Leadership development provides a
network of trained volunteers who also teach programs and "spread
the knowledge" provided by the Extension Educators.
Unbiased research-based information from the land grant universities,
the agriculture research stations, and the United States Department
of Agriculture is available from the county Extension office. OSU Extension
specialists are scheduled for subject matter programs through the county
Extension staff. County Extension professionals update their knowledge
base through in-service training as well as state and national conferences
and college coursework to stay abreast of changes in technology and
Who Benefits From Extension?
are available to anyone. Everyone who uses the services offered can
benefit from the Extension Service. During the past year, over 34,000
people attended educational programs, received information or services
through personal and telephone contacts or educational newsletters.
In addition, two weekly news columns written by the Extension Educators
are provided to Stillwater, Perkins, Cushing and Yale newspapers and
Payne County Extension can secure trend studies, community needs assessments,
and economic impact analysis for county and municipal governments, community
chambers of commerce, industrial committees, and local businesses.
Extension can provide information for you whether you are a city, community
or rural citizen. Come by and see what we have to offer.
Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible persons
regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disabilities,
and is an equal opportunity employer
County Cooperative Extension Educational programs and information are
provided to you, in part, through the Payne County three-eighths cent
Payne County OSU Cooperative Extension staff is here to assist you:
Anderson, Extension Educator/C.E.D. firstname.lastname@example.org
Brett Morris, Extension Educator, Youth & 4-H Development email@example.com
Dea Rash, Extension Educator, Family & Consumer Science/4-H Develoment firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelsey McCollum, Extension Educator, Horticulture Kelsy.McCollum@okstate.edu
Sarah Smith, Office Manager SL.Smith@okstate.edu
Frankie Baptista, Extension Secretary Frankie.Baptista@okstate.edu
315 W. 6th - Suite 103
Stillwater, OK 74074