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K-State Research and Extension Blogs

Extension News

Latest news covering the five grand challenges addressed by K-State Research and Extension professionals, including global food systems, health, water, community vitality and growing tomorrow's leaders. Posts are made by Kaitlin Morgan, intern for News Media Services.


Focused on Grains

Grain and bioenergy market information, analysis and discussion. Posts are made by the K-State Department of Agricultural Economics.


Issues in Health Reform

This blog is closely monitoring the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Posts are made by Roberta Riportella, Kansas Health Foundation professor of community health.


Kansas Profile: Now That's Rural!

Weekly posts highlight individuals or companies in rural Kansas who make a difference to their communities and the state. Posts are made by Ron Wilson, director of the Huck Boyd Institute.


Northern Pecans

Observations on growing pecans in Kansas and middle America. Posts are made by William Reid, extension nut crop specialist.


Post Rock Extension

Serving Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Osborne and Smith counties


Prairie Star Flowers

The annual flower trials, begun in 1995, include the Prairie Star list of recommended annuals, as well as the Prairie Bloom program of recommended perennial varieties.


Prepare Kansas

Help your family prepare for financial recovery from a flood, storm, fire or other disaster. Posts are made by the K-State Research and Extension Prepare Kansas Team.


Turfgrass Information

Advice on how to improve your lawn, sports field, or golf course. Posts are made by the K-State Turf Team.