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Latest News

cattle handling Low-Stress Cattle Handling Workshop set for Sept. 26
Nationally renowned veterinarian Tom Noffsinger will headline the event in Williamsburg.

Corn Optimal corn seeding rates depend primarily on yield environment
Kansas State University and DuPont Pioneer collaborated on a sweeping corn seeding rate study.

Sarah Sexton-Bowser Kansas Profile – Now That’s Rural: Terry Olson – Eastside and Westside Market 

K-State Ranching Summit planned for Oct.7ranching summit
Registration is now open for event that will focus on strategic management decisions.

Sarah Sexton-Bowser Publications to assist in biosecurity before, during, and after livestock exhibitions
KDA provides tips to minimize spread of diseases during fair and expo season.

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'Bearcam' study focuses on human emotional connection with wildlife, parks
Two Kansas State University researchers are using a "bearcam" at Katmai National Park to study if people form emotional connections with animals by watching live webcams.

Study by Kansas State University veterinary team looks at wild amphibians as possible zoonotic disease hosts
A study by a collaborative research team led by K-State's Yongming Sang that probes if wild amphibians could be hosts for infectious diseases was recently published in Nature's Scientific Reports.

Veterinary researcher receives NIH grant for vaccine development against E. coli
Weiping Zhang, professor of microbiology in Kansas State University's College of Veterinary Medicine, has received his third grant in three years for development of a vaccine for E. coli-related diarrhea in humans and animals.

Events

Upcoming K-State Research and Extension events August 31, 2016

Upcoming K-State Research and Extension evens August 23, 2016

Upcoming K-State Research and Extension evens August 17, 2016 

Upcoming K-State Research and Extension events July 27, 2016

Annual K-State Olathe Horticulture Center Field Day is July 30

Winter canola preplant school scheduled Aug. 11 in Concordia

K-State’s East Central Kansas Experiment Field to host field day Aug. 17

K-State's Risk and Profit Conference set for Aug. 18-19 in Manhattan

Just add water: Irrigation science is emphasis of Aug. 23 field day in Colby

Crop production efficiency, margin improvement are aim of Aug. 24 field day in Hays

Southwest Kansas corn and sorghum production in focus at Aug. 25 field day

Eastern Kansas Grazing School to take place Sept. 20-21

Animal feed safety training coming Sept. 20-22

Certified Angus Beef LLC to receive Don L. Good Impact Award Oct. 7