K-State Research and Extension News
July 23, 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.

Horticulture Events

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

* July 26 – Hort Research-Extension Center Field Day – Olathe – 913-715-7000 or http://www.johnson.ksu.edu

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

* Aug. 13 – Horticulture Night
– Colby – 785-4462-6281 or rzimmerm@ksu.edu

* Aug. 14 – Horticulture Night
– Hays – 785-625-3425 x 222 or jbecker@ksu.edu

* Aug. 19
– Basic Lawn Care – Wichita – 316-660-0100 or http://lawncarefall.eventbrite.com


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

* Aug. 26
– Dealing with Lawn Weeds – Wichita – 316-660-0100 or http://lawncarefall.eventbrite.com

* 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

* July 31 - Combustible Grain Dust Prevention Workshop - Kansas City, Mo. - 785-532-4091 or http://www.grains.k-state.edu/igp/


* Aug. 11 – Beef Conference – Erie – 620-223-3720 or cgp@ksu.edu

* Aug. 12 – Beef Conference - El Dorado – 316-321-9660 or dkehler@ksu.edu

* Aug. 12 – Beef Conference – Pratt – 620-886-3971 or tmarshal@ksu.edu

* Aug. 13 – Beef Conference – Newton – 620-382-2325 or rroberts@ksu.edu

* Aug. 14 – Beef Conference – Oakley – 785-743-6361 or rsbarrow@ksu.edu

* Aug. 14 – Beef Conference – Salina – 785-392-2147 or anruiz@ksu.edu

* Aug. 21-22 – Risk & Profit Conference – Manhattan - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Aug. 23-24 – Kansas Livestock Sweepstakes – Manhattan – 785-532-1264 or hbhawkins@ksu.edu


* Sept. 10-11 – Eastern Kansas Grazing School – Blaine – www.pottawatomie.ksu.edu or ajsexten@ksu.edu

* Sept. 25 – Beef Stocker Field Day – Manhattan – 785-532-5427 or http://www.KSUbeef.org

* Oct. 4-5 – Kaw Valley Farm Tour – Lawrence – http://www.kawvalleyfarmtour.org

* Oct. 7 – Ag Lenders Conference – Garden City - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Oct. 8 – Ag Lenders Conference – Manhattan - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Oct. 8-9 – Applied Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle Conference – Stillwater, Okla. – http://www.beefextension.com/genetics or mrolf@okstate.edu

* Nov. 4-5 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Garden City – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 5-6 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Colby – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 6-7 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Hays – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 11 – Crop Insurance Workshop – Brush, Colo. - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 12 - Crop Insurance Workshop – Grand Island, Neb. - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 13 - Crop Insurance Workshop – Salina - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 14 - Crop Insurance Workshop – Enid, Okla. - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 18-19 - MAST: Management Analysis & Strategic Thinking – Manhattan - 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Nov. 24-25 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Kansas City – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Dec. 1-2 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Wichita – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Dec. 2-3 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Salina – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Dec. 3-4 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Topeka – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Dec. 10-11 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Pittsburg – 785-532-1504 or rvl@ksu.edu

* Feb. 17-18 - MAST: Management Analysis & Strategic Thinking – 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
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