Troy Cooper

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Extension Associate Professor | Agriculture & 4H | Duchesne Co. Director


Troy Cooper

Contact Information

Office Location: Duchesne County
Phone: (435) 738-1140
Email: troy.cooper@usu.edu
Website: http://extension.usu.edu/duchesne

Educational Background

MS, Agriculture Education, Utah State University, 1986
BS, Agriculture Education, Utah State University, 1979

Awards

Graham S. Quate Award, 2017

Utah Conservation Commission UDAF

Distinguished Team Award, 2017

Epsilon Sigma Phi

Distinguished Team Award, 2017

Epsilon Sigma Phi IOTA Chaper

25 Years of Sevice Award , 2014

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

25 Years of Sevice Award, 2014

Utah Association of Extension 4-H Workers

Distinguished Service Award, 2011

National Association of County 4-H Agents

Individual Newsletter, Communication Award, 2009

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

PRIDE Award, 2009

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Certificate of Appreciation, 2009

Farm Service Agency

Distinguished Service Award, 2008

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Pride Award, Certificate of Merit, 2008

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Extension Diversity Award - Team, 2007

Utah State University

Certificate of Service, 20 years, 2006

Utah State University Extension

The Olene S. Walker, Nonpoint Source Water Improvement Award, 2004

Utah Earth Team Volunteer of the Year, 2002

USDA, NRCS

Certificate of Merit, Search for Excellence in 4-H and Youth Development, 2000

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Certificate of Merit, For Excellence in the 4-H Recognition Program, 1998

Natinal Association of County Agricultural Agents

Certificate of Merit, Excellence in the 4-H Recognition Program, 1997

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Communication Award, Published Phot, 1997

National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Governor's Agriculture Water Quality Award, 1990

State of Utah


Publications | Fact Sheets

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Curriculum

  • MacArthur, S., Cooper, T.D, Simmons, M.D, (2017). Discover 4-H Clubs: Entomology Clubs.
  • Simmons, M.D, Cooper, T.D, Discover Entomology.
  • Cooper, T.D, Sulser, A.R, Simmons, M.D, MacArthur, S., (2016). Discover 4-H Poultry Production Clubs.
  • Cooper, T.D, Sulser, A.R, Simmons, M.D, MacArthur, S., (2016). Discover 4-H Poultry Showmanship Clubs.

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | MultiMedia

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Technical Reports

Research Reports

  • Hill, R.W, Godfrey, E.B, Kitchen, B.M, Cooper, T.D, (2007). An Evaluation of Wheelmove Irrigation Systems Nearing the End of Practice Live in the Uintah Basin of Utah. Utah State University

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Other

Newsletter

  • Cooper, T.D, Kitchen, B.M, (2011). Organizing a Grasshopper Control Program. Utah Pest News
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). 4-H Newsletter. *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Ag Notes. *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). 4-H Newsletter. *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Ag Notes. *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). 4-H News Letter. *

Newspaper

  • Cooper, T.D, Puro, S., (2012). Tips on Keeping your evergreen fresh and safe. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Kitchen, B.M, Cooper, T.D, (2012). Drought workshop set for August 29. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Puro, S., Cooper, T.D, (2012). Practice pays off as 4-H champions to go to state. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Puro, S., Cooper, T.D, Gines, R., (2012). 4-H horsemanship is more than just sitting in the saddle. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2011). Local 4-H team qualifies for state. Uintah Basin Standard
  • Cooper, T.D, (2011). Conservation Corner, Mice. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2011). Conservation Corner, Gardening. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2011). Conservation Corner, Pruning. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2011). Conservation Corner, Cold Stress Cattle. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Hoppers battle to go airborne. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Duchesne Co. braces for hopper invasion. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Pruning tips offered for attractive plants. Uintah Basin Standard *
  • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Caring for cattle in cold weather. Uintah Basin Standard *

Miscellaneous Extension

    Other

    • Cooper, T.D, (2009). 4th grade learn about life on the farm. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2009). Uintah Basin Irrigation Field Guide and Crop Management Record Book. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Keeping your pets safe at Christmas time. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Extension's Cooper wins national honor. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Cold weather could bring mice indoors. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Cattle producers attend Utah BQA workshop. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). 4-H News letter. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Ag Notes. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). 4-H Junior contest winners announced. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). 4-H News letter. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). 4-H teens leadership holds cookie contest. Uintah Basin Standare *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Duchesne County 4-H host kick off. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). 4-H News letter. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Trash pickup to result in free barbecue meal. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2008). Ag Notes. *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4-H News. Duchesne County 4-H Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Ag Notes. Duchesne County Agriculture Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Flag flown in honor of USU extension centennial. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Duchesne County 4-H competes at state show. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4-H News. Duchesne County 4-H Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4H was a family affair for Tracy and George Houston (facilitated), 4-H a year in review (facilitated). Duchesne County Fair Book *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Getting started in 4-H, The facts about 4-H.. Duchesne County Fair Book *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4-H News. Duchesne County 4-H Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4-H News. Duchesne County 4-H Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Beef Cattle Nutrition. County Fact Sheet *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Duchesne County looking for 4-H volunteers. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Early season sprays for apples and pear trees. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). 4-H News. Duchesen County 4-H Newsletter *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Cattlemen urged to take precautions against cold. Uintah Basin Standard *
    • Cooper, T.D, (2007). Ag Notes. Duchesne County Agriculture Newsletter *

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Extension

    Administration, 2009 - 2019
    Agriculture Profitability, 2007 - 2019
    Youth Development (PAWS), 2007 - 2019
    Youth Development and Volunteers, 2007 - 2019
    Civil Rights-General Plan, 2007 - 2019
    Horticulture and Gardening, 2007 - 2019
    Youth Development and Volunteers, 2011 - 2014
    Duchesne City Ball Fields Landscape Plan, 2010 - 2010