USU Extension Davis County Office
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
How We Can Help
USU Extension offers expertise and pertinent information specific to the needs of our county
USU Botanical Center Farmers Market
What: Come buy food and support local growers, gourmet food producers, and artisans.
When: Thursday between 5:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m., July to September.
Where: 875 South 50 West, Kaysville, Utah 84037.
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About Davis County Agriculture
Davis County has a great agricultural land and one of longest growing seasons in Utah. The Ag profile provides this information and more.
Davis County has shown interest in owning and caring for background chickens. USU Extension has several resources to help.
Horticulture is the art and science of growing plant material. Whether your interests are in vegetables and fruits, ornamentals, or even if you just want to have a greener lawn, USU Extension can help provide useful, research-based information.
Garden and Plant Diagnostic Clinics
What: Get help diagnosing what disease or insect may be pestering your garden.
When: Tuesdays, 9 AM to NOON. (2020)
Where: 80 E Sego Lily Drive, Kaysville UT 84037.
Phone: (435) 919-1336
COVID-19 Update: We have limited our clinic to one day a week during this unprecedented time. We recommend taking pictures (detailed and in-focus) and submitting them via email and/or calling BEFORE visiting the clinic for assistance. Many issues can be diagnosed without in-person contact, but please be aware that responses will only come on Tuesdays. We are encouraging our Master Gardeners at the clinic to wear masks and encourage the public to as well. If you visit the clinic, for your safety and the safety of our Master Gardener volunteers, please practice safe social distancing and remain 6 ft. from our volunteers and from any other member of the public.
Master Gardener Program
Have you always wanted to learn more about gardening? Do you want to help the community with your gardening knowledge? Now is your chance!
The Master Gardener class is $235 and will give you the opportunity to learn about basic botany, soils and fertilizers, irrigation, fruits and vegetables, and so much more.
For questions contact Stacie Stone (435) 919-1333, firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our new Gardening APPS for your smart phone: extension.usu.edu/apps
Revised: May 1, 2018
Health & Wellness
At USU, we know health matters to everyone! USU Extension in Davis County is committed to connecting our community to evidence-based information that can improve their quality of life.
Health & Wellness Workshops
Davis County Extension Health & Wellness faculty can provide wellness workshops to organizations and partners within Davis County. A diverse list of lecture topics are below.
- Living Balanced – A Healthy Approach to Beat Burnout
- Stress Management
- Healthy Eating Habits
- Mindfulness & Mindful Eating
- Intuitive Eating
- Physical Activity & Active Living
- Active Breaks at Work
- Health at Every Size
- Understanding Food Labels
- Fed up with FAD Diets?
- Meals Under Pressure (Instant Pot Demo)
- Maintaining Wellness/Self-Care
To arrange a wellness presentation contact Extension Assistant Professor, Emma Parkhurst at (435) 919-1334.
Food & Nutrition
Food is an essential part of our day to day activities and with all of the buzz surrounding food, it can be a little confusing on how to navigate through. With the rise of obesity, diabetes, and many other nutrition health concerns, it is important to get the right information. Below are services, classes and programs offered at USU Extension - Davis County.
Pressure Gauge Testing
Davis County Extension offers pressure gauge testing for your canner. Call (435)919-1321 to schedule an appointment. The cost is $2 per lid.
Preserving food is a great way to lengthen the shelf life of foods. However, it is important to make sure that the equipment and recipes used are correct.
- Tested recipes from USDA Guide to Home Canning.
Create Better Health
The Create Better Health education program aims to help low-income families have the tools needed to provide the most nutritious foods while maintaining a budget.
(Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program)- Designed to assist limited resource audiences in acquiring the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and changed-behavior necessary for nutritionally sound diets, and to contribute to their personal development and the improvement of the total family diet and nutritional well-being.
Food Safety Manager's Certification
Do you need to take the Food Safety certification exam? USU Extension offers the exam at many locations. The cost is $80, which covers the study materials and exam.
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