Benton & Franklin Counties

Extending Knowledge.  Changing Lives.

Washington State University Extension of Benton and Franklin Counties connects area residents to the research and knowledge bases of the state’s land grant research university, providing solutions to local problems and stimulating local economies. Our county-based educators work with partners in your communities to provide educational programs and leverage the broad resources of a major university to resolve issues and create a positive future for the residents of Benton and Franklin Counties.

Learn from the Experts

Our local programs include agriculture and natural resources, 4-H youth, gardening and community horticulture, and food safety and preservation. In addition, Washington State University provides a broad range of consumer publications, online educational opportunities, and other statewide educational programs and technical assistance from four research and extension centers and 11 colleges.

 

County Programs

Contact Us

Benton County – Kennewick      
7102 W. Okanogan Place, Suite 102  <— NEW ADDRESS!
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 735-3551 | Email us
Hours: Monday – Friday | 8:00am – 4:00pm

Benton County – Prosser   <— OFFICE TEMPORARILY CLOSED*
1121 Dudley Ave
Prosser, WA 99350-1320
(509) 786-5609 | Email us
Hours: Monday – Thursday | 8:45am – 3:15pm

*Our Prosser office is temporarily closed while we repair winter storm damage.

Franklin County
404 W. Clark
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 545-3511 | Email us
Hours: Monday – Friday | 8:30am – 5:00pm

Events

Sat 08

Composting and Waste Reduction Workshop

April 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Fri 05

Spring Plant Sale

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sat 06

Spring Plant Sale

May 6 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Popular Resources

Plant Samples & Soil/Water TestingGarden Fact SheetsFood Preservation

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