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HISTORICAL PUBLICATIONS

Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service
K-State Research and Extension

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The Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station published hundreds of circulars, bulletins, and other documents, with records dating back to 1888. The Cooperative Extension Service officially began with the Smith-Lever Act in 1914, resulting in hundreds more publications.

See current publications in the KSRE BOOKSTORE at: http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/bookstore.

Some documents are unavailable electronically. The Kansas State University Libraries is the formal repository of documents published by Kansas State University.

CAUTION: Recommendations in historical publications may be obsolete and in violation of laws regulating pesticide use. They are included here as a matter of historical interest.

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Annual Reports 1888-1920

Biennial Reports, Director's Reports, 1922-2000
2001-Present

Bulletins, 1888-2000
2001-Present

Circulars 1910-1977

Inspection Circulars, 1915-1922

Keeping up with Research 1974-2000
2001-Present

Press Bulletins 1898-1911

Publications of the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station--1888 to 2013, EP30.PDF, 657K

Reports of Progress 2008-Present
2003-2007
2000-2002
1999 and Earlier

Files are also available through K-State's library database, K-REx

Technical Bulletins, 1916-1945, 1965

BOOKS, BULLETINS, AND MAPS

50 Years of Range Research, Revisited, 1995

Extension Prior-Year Publications

Kansas Cooperative Extension Service 1914-1989

K-State Agronomy Centennial 1906-2006: A Century Remembered 5 MB

Climate of Kansas, 1948, plus related historical weather photos and video

From Desert to Breadbasket: Developing Kansas's Land Resources Centennial Publication (1976)
From Desert to Breadbasket Color version, 6.2M

Engineering Experiment Station Bulletin #5, 1916,
Sewage Disposal for Country Homes

Extension Entomology Publications, 1991-1997

Extension Travel History 1905-1917

The Extension Worker's Code, Bulletin 33, 1922

Grains Research: 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005

Sedimentation in Our Reservoirs, 2008

Soil maps, 1914-1916

Some Contributions of K-State Agronomists to World Agriculture During the 20th Century

United States Agricultural Dust Explosion Information, 1980-2005

The Grape in Kansas: How to Grow and Use from Kansas State Horticultural Society, 1901

National Agricultural Library Digital Collections

Mule-drawn farm equipment