K-State Research and Extension News
April 09, 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

* 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

* April 11-12 – Lawn Mower Clinic – Manhattan – http://www.bae.ksu.edu/news/lawnmowerclinic

* April 12-13 – Harvey County Home & Garden Show – Newton – seckert@ksu.edu or 316-284-6930

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

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

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

* May 16-17 - Public Garden Tour
- Johnson County area - http://johnson.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=112

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

* June 2 – Farm Equipment & Irrigation – Olathe – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* June 14 – Small Fruit Production – Kingsville, Mo. – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* July 7-8 – Community Gardens Workshop – Manhattan – 785-410-3760 or eneier@ksu.edu

* July 12 – Insect, Disease, and Weed Management – Lawrence – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* July 21 – Low-till/No-till Cropping Systems – Kansas City, Mo. – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* July 26 – Tomato Day – Wichita – 316-660-0100

* July 26 – Horticulture Research-Extension Center Field Day – Olathe – 913-715-7000 or http://www.johnson.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=112

* Aug. 9 – Business Management – Kansas City, Mo. – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* Aug. 25 – Introduction to Cut Flowers – http://www.growinggrowers.org

* Aug. 28 – Back to Gardening (Lawn Care) – Manhattan – 785-537-6350 or http://www.riley.ksu.edu

* Sept. 22 – Scaling Up/Packaging & Grading – Lawrence – http://www.growinggrowers.org



Agriculture Events

* April 10 - 2014 Farm Bill and Crop Insurance Discussion - Wamego – 785-765-3821 or kamayer@ksu.edu

* April 17 – K-State Roundup – Hays - 785-625-3425 x211 or http://www.wkarc.org

* May 1 – K-State Beef Cattle and Forage Crops Field Day – Mound Valley - 620-421-4826 or llomas@ksu.edu

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

* June 3-4 – Youth Horse Judging Camp (Advanced) – Manhattan http://www.asi.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=1141

* June 5 – Youth Horse Judging Camp (Beginners) – Manhattan http://www.asi.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=1141

* June 11-14 – Animal Sciences Leadership Academy – Manhattan – http://www.youthlivestock.ksu.edu or clowers@ksu.edu

* June 12 – Pasture Management – Greenleaf – 785-325-2121 or robinreid@ksu.edu

* July 9 – Pasture Management – Longford – 785-325-2121 or robinreid@ksu.edu

* Aug. 21-22 – Risk & Profit Conference – Manhattan - 785-532-1504 or rvl@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
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Mary Lou Peter – mlpeter@ksu.edu; Katie Allen - katielynn@ksu.edu