Putting Knowledge to Work!
The West Virginia University Extension works to provide solutions in your community through key programs and resources, including agriculture and natural resources; 4-H and youth development; food and nutrition; health and wellness; financial planning; and home gardening. These research-based programs and services are available to all Taylor County residents thanks to the tremendous support of our community members, local organizations, volunteers and local partners, including the Board of Education and County Commission.
Taylor County Highlights
- The 4-H Air Rifle program had four members who qualified for the State 4-H Air Rifle Competition. One member recorded the top score and qualified for the National Air Rifle Competition.
- The 4-H and FFA Livestock Show and Sale was offered virtually in response to COVID-19. 46 youths participated with 99 exhibits.
- Calf pool participants increased their net income by an estimated $5,554 through participation.
- 325 individuals participated in the Grow This: West Virginia Garden Challenge.