PSA by the numbers

Cooperative Extension

$35,512,560: total amount of flood assistance dispersed with help of Cooperative Extension

154,824: participants in Extension programs

11,575: Extension educational programs

2,836: educational programs delivered in forestry and natural resources

4,292: 4-H programs delivered by Cooperative Extension

104,156: youth and families reached through 4-H programming

Livestock Poultry Health

819: inspections at livestock auction markets, after-hours markets, dealers, farms and flea markets

105,754: tests and procedures performed by Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

38,401: individual inspection procedures of 70 slaughter and processing facilities

100%: percent of on-line inspections of 1,317 slaughter days

Regulatory Services

885: pesticide school application records collected

224: pesticide school application records reviewed

314,866: pounds of used pesticides collected

2,402: yearly pesticide samples taken and analyzed

13,399: acres of seeds certified

623: nursery growers inspected out of 625 total nurseries statewide

Experiment Station

32,000: total acreage of Research and Education Centers

$22.9 million: total research funds secured by Research and Education Centers since FY13

10: countries Experiment Station has shared research information with

$10,000: pesticide cost savings per cotton and soybean farm due to Experiment Station Research

$7 million: investment in Advanced Plant Technology lab space and equipment