Welcome to the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension



University of Nevada Cooperative Extension is the college that puts university research to work - in your home, workplace or community.  We're in every corner of Nevada, helping you learn parenting skills, conserve water in your garden and thrive economically.

We're the outreach college of the University that brings you information to solve problems and deal with critical issues.  Our office is located at 701 Walnut Street in Elko.  We deliver non-degree, educational programs in these areas:

  • Agriculture
  • Children , Youth and Families
  • Community Development
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Horticulture
  • Natural Resources

Mission Statement:    

To discover, develop, disseminate, preserve and use knowledge to strengthen the social, economic and environmental well-being of people.

Our Values:    

  • Responsive to needs of a diverse society
  • Quality community education
  • Honest and open communication
  • Innovative thinking, flexibility, integrity and dedication
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Accountability and ethics