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Welcome to Whitman County

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Washington State University Whitman County Extension connects the people of Whitman County 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 offer educational programs that leverage the broad resources of a major university to create a positive future for the residents of Whitman County.

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

Whitman County Extension

310 N. Main, Room 209
Colfax, WA

Hours: Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
By appointment after 4:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Aug 10
Aug 15
Aug 16

4-H Fashion Revue Entries/Interviews

August 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Aug 16

Food & Clothing Judging Contests

August 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Aug 26

Fair Board Meeting

August 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sep 02

Labor Day

September 2
Sep 03
Sep 05

Palouse Empire Fair

September 5 @ 8:00 am - September 8 @ 5:00 pm
Sep 05

4-H Fashion Revue Finale

September 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm