K-State Research and Extension News
July 31, 2013
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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

* July 31 - Preserving the Harvest Workshop - Wellington – lmirt@ksu.edu or 620-326-7477

* Aug. 1-3 - Making Cents & Sense - Wichita - 316-260-4409 or 990-9979 or visit www.twiceisnicewichita.com 

* Aug. 24-25 - Kansas 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes - Manhattan - http://www.asi.ksu.edu/p.aspx?tabid=1144

* Sept. 10, 12 - Preserving the Harvest Workshop - Olathe - lwuellne@ksu.edu, nlbrown2@ksu.edu or 913-299-9300





Gardening Events

* Aug. 5 – Successful Microclimate Modification in Difficult Climates - Olathe, Kan. – www.growinggrowers.com

* Aug. 17 – Saturday Sampler: Eggplant– Wichita – 316-660-0142

* Aug. 24 – Introduction to Fruit Production – Lone Jack, Mo. – www.growinggrowers.com

* Sept. 11 – Horticulture Night – Colby – 785-462-6281  

* Sept. 12 – Horticulture Night – Hays – 785-625-3425

* Sept. 14 – Farm Business Planning and Management – Kansas City, Mo. – www.growinggrowers.com

* Sept. 21 – Saturday Sampler: Fall Root Vegetables – Wichita – 316-660-0142




Agriculture Events

* Aug. 6 - Beef Conference - Manhattan - www.asi.ksu.edu/beefconference

* Aug. 13 - Combustible Dust Workshop - Garden City - graindust@k-state.edu or 785-532-4091

* Aug. 14 - Dr. Temple Grandin Speaking to Livestock Producers - Pittsburg - 620-724-8233 or 620-223-3720

* Aug. 14 - Combustible Dust Workshop - Colby - graindust@k-state.edu or 785-532-4091

* Aug. 16 - Combustible Dust Workshop - Wichita - graindust@k-state.edu or 785-532-4091

* Aug. 19 - Combustible Dust Workshop - Salina - graindust@k-state.edu or 785-532-4091

* Aug. 20 - Combustible Dust Workshop - Seneca - graindust@k-state.edu or 785-532-4091

* Aug. 21-22 – Risk and Profit Conference – Manhattan – 785-532-1504

* Aug. 29 - Ag Field Day - Garden City - awood22@ksu.edu or 620-276-8286

* Sept. 11-12 – Eastern Kansas Grazing School – Ottawa - 785-828-4438

* Sept. 26 - Beef Stocker Field Day - Manhattan - www.KSUbeef.org - 785-532-5427

* Oct. 8 - Ag Lenders Conference - Garden City - 785-532-1504 

* Oct. 9 - Ag Lenders Conference - Manhattan - 785-532-1504

* Oct. 29-30 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Kansas City – 913-685-2600

* Oct. 30-31 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Topeka – 785-234-5400

* Nov. 5-6 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Garden City – 620-275-7471

* Nov. 6-7 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Colby – 785-462-3833

* Nov. 7-8 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Hays – 785-628-5305

* Nov. 15 - Kansas Crop Insurance Workshop - Salina - 785-532-1504

* Dec. 2-3 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Wichita – 316-651-0333

* Dec. 3-4 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Salina – 785-823-5606

* Dec. 11-12 – Kansas Income Tax Institute – Pittsburg – 620-235-4791

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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