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August 14, 2013
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Upcoming K-State Research and Extension Events



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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

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

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

* Aug. 29 - Planting a New Lawn - Wichita - http://lawncarefall.eventbrite.com or 316-660-0100

* Sept. 5 - Basic Lawn Care - Wichita - http://lawncarefall.eventbrite.com or 316-660-0100

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

* Sept. 12 - Efficient Lawn Watering - Wichita - http://lawncarefall.eventbrite.com or 316-660-0100  

 * 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. 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. 15 – KLA/KSU Ranch Management Field Day – Scott City – www.kla.org or 785-273-5115

* 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. 20 - North Central KS Experiment Field Fall Field Day - Scandia - 785-335-2836

* Aug. 21 – KLA/KSU Ranch Management Field Day – Cunningham – www.kla.org or 785-273-5115

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

* Aug. 22 – KLA/KSU Ranch Management Field Day – Onaga – www.kla.org or 785-273-5115

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

* Aug. 27 - South Central KS Experiment Field Day - Hutchinson - 620-662-9021

* 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