About the Publications Section

The Publications Section serves the college in the following ways:

  • Printing and duplicating: We have an in-house duplicating shop that serves the college.
  • Editing and design: Extension and Research numbered publications.
  • Proofreading: Newsletters and other documents.
  • Storage and distribution: Publications, audio/video equipment, and DVDs.
  • Mail: Information/account oversight for Federal Commercial Extension mail usage.

Recent Publications

View a report of numbered publications completed in Fall 2023 (October-December).

View October-December 2023 Publications


Publication Requests

Before submitting your numbered publication to Agricultural Communications Services, please review the Numbered Publication Checklist. This checklist will ensure your publication is prepared for services and will streamline the process.

Numbered Publication Checklist Submit Publication

Print Requests

Request an in-house print job from Agricultural Communications Services.

Submit a Request

Services Offered

  • Printing & Duplicating
  • Editing & Design
  • Proofreading
  • Storage & Distribution
  • Mail

Printing & Duplication Services

We have an in-house shop that provides printing and duplication services to the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

Learn More

Editing & Design Requests

Request proofreading services or editing and design of numbered publications.

Download Clearance Sheet (PDF)

Proofreading Services

We provide proofreading services for the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. Each year, our team proofs hundreds of documents for the College.

Storage & Distribution Services

The Ag Distribution Center serves the college by:

  • Housing and keeping inventory on Extension and Research numbered series publications, and instructional videos and DVDs. These resources are available to specialists and agents on a walk-in basis, or through the Order Entry System.
  • Trucking materials to counties on scheduled delivery dates.
  • Assembling and mailing biweekly packet materials to county offices.


County mail is an involved topic. For an overview, please see the Office Procedure Manual.

View Office Procedure Manual

Contacts for Publications

Tawana Brown

Associate Director, Educational Publications

(859) 257-7566 361 Blazer Dining 343 S. Martin Luther King Blvd. Lexington, KY 40526-0012

Susan Baniak

Editorial Officer
Educational Publishing

(859) 257-7221

Chris Foxworth

Materials Coordinator/Stores Supervisor

(859) 257-7571 Ag Distribution Center 412 Stadium View Drive Lexington, KY 40546-0229

Contact Information

131 Scovell Hall 115 Huguelet Drive Lexington, KY 40546-0064