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K-State Research and Extension

K-State Research and Extension is a partnership between Kansas State University and the federal, state, and county governments. Research completed is used by extension agents and others to help solve community issues.

Specifically, K-State Research and Extension is working to address grand challenges facing the state:

  • Global food systems
  • Water
  • Health
  • Developing tomorrow's leaders
  • Community vitality

As a service-focused and community-based organization, K-State Research and Extension provides information and services for Kansans related to:

  • Adult Development and Aging
  • Community Development
  • Crop Production
  • Family and Child Development
  • Family Resource Management
  • Farm Management
  • Horticulture
  • Livestock Production
  • Natural Resources
  • Nutrition, Food Safety, and Health
  • Youth Development