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What is USU Extension?

With offices covering Utah's 29 counties, Utah State University Extension provides research-based community education, resources and programs in the areas of agriculture and natural resources; business and community; food, health, and wellness; home, finance, and relationships; and 4-H and youth.

Water Wise Resources

Find information through website, webinars, and factsheets on how to be effective and efficient with your water use this year. These resources cover a wide variety of topics on being conservative with water use, such as lawn watering, drip irrigation, drought tolerant gardens, and more!

Create Better Health Newsletter

Check out our Food Fun and Reading Newsletters to learn how to eat healthier by including all of the food groups. We include kid friendly recipes, and activity pages to help you get in the habit of creating better health for you and your family!

How We Can Help

USU Extension offers expertise and pertinent information specific to the needs of our county

Cache County Crop School

Cache County Event Center
490 S 500 W Logan, UT 84321
February 14th from 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Join us this month to learn about many aspects of weed management.

Beef Education Series

USU Extension - Cache County office
179 N. Main Street #111
Logan, UT 84321

February 10 - 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Trichomoniasis Laws - Matt Garcia
A.I. - Doug Hoffman
Economic Impacts - Matt Garcia

Beef Field Day - Februray 24-25 (USU South Farm 3561-3799 South 2400 West Logan, UT 84321)
Topics include:
- Land Use Strategies
- Managerial Accounting
- Ultrasound Demonstration
Online and and onsite registration available.

March 10 - 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Pasture Planting and Fertilizer - Kevin Jensen

USU Dairy Workshop

March 9 from 10a - 3p at the USU Caine Dairy 
Lunch sponsored by IFA
Topics:
- Utah Dairy Needs Assessment
- Ag Water Optimization
- Utah Dairy Trends and Benchmarks
- Occupational Health
- Managing Feed Costs
- Team Building
- Mental Health
Preventing Metabolic Issues

Cache County Agriculture

News

Noxious Weeds and Hay

As we approach the winter season, those of us who have been working hard planting, irrigating, and harvesting crops, are welcoming a small break. On top of the care and time that goes into field crops, managing noxious weeds is another thing that a lot of...

Interseeding Legumes Into Existing Pasture

By interseeding legumes into an existing pasture, you are increasing the amount of available nitrogen in your pasture system. This means less fertilizer has to be utilized each year, and pasture quality and yield increases.

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Publications

Research

Fortifying Farms and Ranches Against Weed Invasion

Although there is a lot of truth to the above statement, anyone who has made a living in agriculture on a farm or ranch would probably agree that the list of certainties could easily be expanded to include weeds. Since the time of the earliest U.S. settle...

2023 Spring Garden Series

This spring series of garden-related classes and workshops are sponsored by USU Extension. Each workshop will offer participants a hands-on educational experience that is sure to help any backyard hobbyist become a better gardener.

Classes held February - June. Save your spot today!

Virtual Workshops:

Cache Gardeners Almanac Bookmark

Click the image below to view the bookmark!

The Gardener's Almanac - Timely Tips for the Yard and Garden

USU Extension Pocket Gardener

Click below for more information!

Pocket Gardener

Pressure Canning Lid Testing Days

Our pressure canning testing days are Monday through Friday of each week. Mondays are free, Tuesday-Fridays there will be a $5.00 charge (cash or card accepted). No appointment is necessary. Call our office with any questions, 435-752-6263. Check out the most recent Cache County Food Processing Times!

We have cooking appliances available for renting!

Items for rent are $2.00 per weekday for each.

  • Food Dehydrator
  • Pressure Cooker
  • Food Strainer
  • Dutch Oven
  • Water Bath Canner

Class Topics

  • Nutrition
  • Health and Wellness
  • Food Preservation
  • Emergency Preparedness (Food Storage, Water Storage, 72 Hr. Kits, etc.)
Contact Jenna Dyckman to schedule a class to be taught for your organization. Classes can be taught to children, youth, adults, and seniors.

Current Programs

Children/Youth
  • Supermarket Spy
    • Visit Lee's Marketplace for a fun scavenger hunt while grocery shopping 
Adults
  • Diabetes Cook-Along Class
    • Bring a friend or loved one and come learn how to manage your diabetes symptoms and discover new cooking techniques to create tasty, diabetes-friendly meals! Participants will also receive a meal during class, a diabetes cookbook, and a chance to win door prizes! Sign up for free today!
  • Basics of Home Canning - All Basic Canning classes are FREE and held at the Cache County Extension office (179 N. Main Street #111, Logan) from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Sign up today!
    • March 7th
    • April 4th
    • May 9th
    • August 3rd
  • Hands-On Canning Series - Each Hands-On Canning class is $6 and held at the Cache County Extension office (179 N. Main Street #111, Logan) from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sign up today!
    • February 2nd - Soup
    • February 23rd - Meat
    • March 21st - Vegetables
    • April 12th - Fruit
    • May 18th - Jams/Jellies
    • August 17th - Salsa/Tomatoes
    • September 6th - Apples

Publications

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For more information visit, extension.usu.edu/nutrition/

USU Extension Cache County Contact Information

create better health
Cache County
kelsey braithwaite
Extension
Ambassador
Directory
Kelsey Braithwaite

Kelsey Braithwaite

Create Better Health Ambassador | Cache County

kelsey.braithwaite@usu.edu

create better health
Cache County
Directory
Extension
Spanish
carolina calbimonte
Carolina Calbimonte

Carolina Calbimonte

Create Better Health Ambassador | Spanish Speaking | Cache County

a02151024@usu.edu

Blake Clark
4-H
State 4-H
Directory
shooting sports
Extension
Logan
Cache County
Blake Clark

Blake Clark

Program Coordinator | Outdoor Education | Cache County

(435) 797-0112

blake.clark@usu.edu

Directory
Extension
justin clawson
Cache County
agriculture and natural resources
crops
ag-nat
Justin Clawson

Justin Clawson

Extension Assistant Professor | Agriculture & Natural Resources | Cache County

435-752-6263

justin.clawson@usu.edu

home and community
Extension
expert
finance directory
Directory
healthwellness
nutrition county
Cache County
Jenna Dyckman
homeandcomm
Jenna Dyckman

Jenna Dyckman

Extension Assistant Professor | Cache County

435-752-6263

jenna.dyckman@usu.edu

Cache County
Directory
Extension
Courtney Freeze
Courtney Freeze

Courtney Freeze

4-H Horse & Livestock Coordinator

(435)-752-6263

courtney.freeze@usu.edu

Directory
create better health
Cache County
anny galvin
Extension
Spanish
Anny Galvin

Anny Galvin

Create Better Health Ambassador | Spanish Speaking | Cache County

anae.galvin@usu.edu

agriculture and natural resources
Cache County
horticulture
Jaydee Gunnell
gardening
carrots
expert
Directory
ag-nat
Extension
JayDee Gunnell

JayDee Gunnell

Extension Professor | Horticulture | Cache County Director

(435)-752-6263

jaydee.gunnell@usu.edu

Dana Iasbarrone
Cache County
Directory
Extension
Dana Iasbarrone

Dana Iasbarrone

Staff Assistant | Cache County

dana.iasbarrone@usu.edu

Directory
Rachel Jensen
Extension
Cache County
Rachel Jensen

Rachel Jensen

Marketing Assistant | Cache County

rachel.h.jensen@usu.edu

home and community
mentalhealthteam
Cache County
aware staff
health and wellness
Extension
health equity
heart
Directory
aware northern
homeandcomm
Timothy Keady
healthwellness
Box Elder County
Timothy Keady

Timothy Keady

Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor | Health and Wellness | HEART Initiative

435-752-6263

tim.keady@usu.edu

Jenny Kearl
Directory
Extension
Cache County
Jenny Kearl

Jenny Kearl

Program Coordinator | Cache Makers | Cache County

(435)-915-6253

jenny.kearl@usu.edu

Extension
Spanish
create better health
Cache County
ingrid sanchez
Directory
Ingrid Sanchez

Ingrid Sanchez

Create Better Health Ambassador | Spanish Speaking | Cache County

a00745272@usu.edu

Extension
Cache County
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Elise  Simkins

Elise Simkins

4-H Program Coordinator | Cache County

435-752-6263

elise.simkins@usu.edu

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