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Welcome to WSU Yakima County Extension

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About WSU Extension in Yakima County

Yakima County Extension is part of the world-class outreach and engagement enterprise of Washington State University. We partner with local agencies, businesses, our community, and volunteers to drive innovation, invention and technology transfer. We specifically focus on expanding the problem-solving capacity of communities within the county, enhancing and sustaining the local economy, enhancing natural resources and the environment, enhancing economic opportunities for agriculture and eliminating barriers to success for youth and families. Learn more about WSU Extension in Yakima County.

Vision Statement

WSU Yakima County Extension empowers our families, communities, and local partners through a network of educators and volunteers to provide research-based outreach and creative solutions to enhance agricultural productivity, environmental stewardship, and quality of life.

County Programs

Yakima County Extension

2403 S. 18th. St. Suite 100
Union Gap, WA 98903
(509) 574-1600

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
9 am – 12 pm & 1 pm – 4:30 pm

WSU Extension programs and policies are consistent with federal and state laws and regulations on nondiscrimination regarding race, sex, religion, age, color, creed, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, and veteran status.  Evidence or noncompliance may be reported through your local WSU Extension office.  Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Gina Ord, County Director, at least two weeks prior to the event.


Upcoming Events
Sat 23

West Valley Fair Workdays

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 23

Class in the Garden – Roses

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sat 23

Class in the Garden – Pruning Tomatoes

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jul 07
Jul 07

West Valley Fair Workdays

July 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jul 09

NE Equine Webinar Series

July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm