The Madison County Fair Open Division Categories are ready. Click Here to download catgories, rules, dates, and more. If you have questions, call 859-623-4072.

Fairy Garden

Fairy and Gnome Gardening

Horticulture is great therapy! Everyone at the Fairy and Gnome Gardening Class had a great time learning more about this fun hobby.

4-H Teen Council

Madison County 4-H Teen Council

Madison County 4-H Teen Council brainstormed service projects, discussed leadership opportunities, met new friends, and successfully completed a breakout game at a recent meeting.

Ham Project

Madison County Country Ham Project

The Ham Project at the Madison County Cooperative Extension Service began in January with the hams being prepared for hanging. This project extended across all age groups and program areas in the county.

KY Fence Law

Kentucky Fence Law Meeting

Mr. Clint Quarles, Kentucky Department of Agriculture Office of Legal Services Attorney, discussed Kentucky fence laws at the Madison County Cooperative Extension Service Office.

International Dinner

Madison County Extension Homemaker EKU International Dinner

Students and faculty from 17 countries enjoyed the International Dinner hosted by Madison County Extension Homemakers. Students from both EKU and Berea College attended.

Middle School Retreat

4-H District Middle School Retreat

Our Madison County 4-H representatives had a great day at the District Middle School Retreat! Activities included several workshops, making 50 blankets for the Markey Cancer Center, and playing games.

College News

Madison County Extension Community Survey

The Madison County Cooperative Extension Service is conducting a survey to help identify the needs in our community! Help make your mark by clicking the link to take the survey:

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Substance Abuse Resource Guide

If you or someone you care about struggles with addiction visit the Madison County Substance Abuse Resource Guide at

This booklet provides information about local and regional substance abuse treatment programs, including their Medicaid / insurance / fee status, their policies on Medication-Assisted Treatment, and eligibility criteria.

Madison County Extension Office

Madison County Office
230 Duncannon Lane
(P.O. Box 270)
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: (859) 623-4072
Fax: (859) 624-9510

*Click here for Driving Directions*

Office Hours

Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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