K-State Research and Extension News
February 26, 2014
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Upcoming K-State Research and Extension Events



MANHATTAN, Kan. – K-State Research and Extension is offering these events, available to all interested persons. For more information about these, as well as more localized events, check with your local K-State Research and Extension office.


Family and Youth Events

* March 13 – Preserving the Family through Estate Planning Workshop – Hoxie – 785-675-3268

* March 14 – Preserving the Family through Estate Planning Workshop – Hay – 785-675-3268

* April 25 – Full Circle: An Aging Expo – Hays – 785-675-3268


* April 25 - Aging with Attitude Regional Expo - Parsons - http://www.southeast.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=61




Horticulture Events

* March 11 – Youth Lawn Mowing Clinic – Manhattan – 785-537-6350 or http://www.riley.ksu.edu

* March 14-16 – Outdoor Living & Landscape Show – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* March 17 – Plant Propagation – Belton, Mo. – www.growinggrowers.org

* March 19 – Youth Lawn Mowing Clinic – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* March 22 – Grow Good Food Workshop – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* March 29 – SE Kansas Regional Farmers Market Vendor Workshop – Pittsburg – http://www.southeast.ksu.edu/doc51436.ashx

* March 31 – Diversifying Markets: Farmers Market, CSA, Wholesale and Farm School – Kansas City, Mo. – www.growinggrowers.org 

* April 5 – Tree Festival – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* April 7 – Spotted Wing Drosophila – Lawrence – www.growinggrowers.org  

* April 19 – Introduction to Soils – Kearney, Mo. – www.growinggrowers.org

* May 3 – Herb Day – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* May 12 – Post-harvest Handling – Kansas City, Kan. – www.growinggrowers.org

* May 16-18 – Garden Tour – Wichita – 316-660-0100




Agriculture Events


* Feb. 27 – Soybean School – Concordia – 785-243-8185 or http://bit.ly/KSUSoybean   

* Feb. 27 – Ram II Workshop – Scott City – 620-872-2930 or jbeckman@ksu.edu

* Feb. 28 – Soybean School – Newton – 316-284-6930 or http://bit.ly/KSUSoybean

* March 4 – Lease Workshop – Concordia – 785-325-2121 or robinreid@ksu.edu

* March 7 – Cattlemen's Day – Manhattan – 785-532-1280 or http://ww.ksubeef.org

* March 8 – Sheep Producer Day – Manhattan – 785-532-1255 or brfaris@ksu.edu

* March 29 – Kansas Junior Sheep Producer Day – Manhattan – www.YouthLivestock.KSU.edu or 785-532-1242

* April 3 – Saline County Women in Ag – Salina – 785-309-5850

* April 3 – Pasture Management – Clay Center – 785-325-2121 or robinreid@ksu.edu

* May 2-4 – Sheep and Goat Conference – Manhattan – 785-532-1255 or brfaris@ksu.edu

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K-State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well-being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K-State campus, Manhattan.

Story by: Elaine Edwards
elainee@ksu.edu
K-State Research & Extension News

Mary Lou Peter – mlpeter@ksu.edu; Katie Allen - katielynn@ksu.edu