This office serves as an outreach function of Montana State University dedicated to improving the quality of people's lives by providing research-based knowledge to strengthen the social, economic and environmental well-being of families, communities and agricultural enterprises.
Powell County Extension Service assists in coordinating the Adult Education Classes held in Deer Lodge. Spring 2013 Adult Ed Class Schedule is available HERE.
The Powell County Extension Office has seed potatoes available to order. Orders must be in our office by April 1 and potatoes will arrive mid-April. You will need to bring your own containers when picking up your potatoes. The order form is available HERE.
Click HERE for the Deer Lodge Community Garden Contract
Extension Agent weekly newspaper articles are available below:
The Extension Office frequently uses the Cow-Calf Management Guide as a resource when asked questions on cattle production. This resource is now available on-line for everyone to use. Click on the yellow book cover to use this resource.
Other resources we frequently use are Pacific Northwest Plant Disease, Weed, and Insect Management Handbooks from Oregon State University. Click on the above picture to go to their site. When there click on the picture of the individual handbook for the information you would like to find.
409 Missouri Ave., Suite 102
Deer Lodge, MT 59722
(406) 846-2784 fax
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except holidays
Jodi Pauley – County Extension Agent
Sheila Finco – Administrative Assistant
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Montana State University and the Montana State University Extension prohibit discrimination in all of their programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status. Issued in furtherance of cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Dr. Jill Martz, Interim Director of Extension, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717