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Upcoming K-State Research and Extension Events

February 28, 2018

MANHATTAN, Kan. – K-State Research and Extension is offering these events, available to all interested persons. For more information about these and other events, check with your local K-State Research and Extension office.

Family, Youth and Consumer events

* March 8 (Thursdays) - THRIVE Age Well – Ellsworth – 785-472-4442

* March 18-May 12 – Walk Kansas (Statewide) - https://www.walkkansas.org/

* March 21 – Youth Lawn Mowing Clinic – Wichita – www.sedgwick.ksu.edu or 316-660-0138

* March 26 – Community Conversations about Health – Salina – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 26 – Community Conversations about Health – Olathe – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 26 – Community Conversations about Health – Garden City – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 27 – Community Conversations about Health – Manhattan – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 27 – Community Conversations about Health – Colby – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 27 – Community Conversations about Health – Wichita – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* March 27 – Community Conversations about Health – Girard – 785-532-1562 or ppeters@ksu.edu

* April 5 – Medicare Basics Workshop – Wilson – 785-472-4442 or 785-483-3157

* April 6-8 – Kansas 4-H Shooting Sports Training – Rock Springs 4-H Center -- keatley@ksu.edu or 785-532-5800

* April 26 – THRIVE Age Well (Thursdays) – Russell – 785-483-3157

* May 29 – June 1 – Kansas 4-H Discovery Days – Manhattan -- keatley@ksu.edu or 785-532-5800

 

Horticulture, Forestry and more events

* Feb. 28 – Woodland Burning Workshop – Paola – 913-294-3751, ext. 3

* March 1 – Tree Care & Pruning Workshop – Fort Scott – 620-223-3720

* March 7 – Tree Pruning Workshop – Kingman – jwrenner@ksu.edu

* March 9 - FSMA Produce Safety Rule Grower Training – Wichita -http://www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

* March 13 – Work Capacity Test (pack test) – Manhattan – eward@ksu.edu or 785-532-3307

* March 14 - Top Ten Tree Planting Mistakes - McPherson – smarston@ksu.edu or 620-241-1523

* March 15 – FSMA Produce Safety training – Colby -www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

* March 16 – Good Ag Practices (GAPs) Certification Training – Colby -www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

* March 20 – Wildfire Protection Workshop – Liberal – 620-624-5604

* March 29 – Biochar: Know It, Make It, Use It – Lawrence – hnobert2@unl.edu or 402-782-1453

* April 2 – Intro to Produce Safety & Post Harvest Handling – Olathe - www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

 

Agriculture events

* Feb. 28 – Managing Soils – Oswego (Falkenstien Farm) – gsassenrath@ksu.edu or 620-820-6131

* Feb. 28 – 2018 Farm Bill – Dodge City - http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 620-227-4542

* March 1 – Dicamba Training – Girard jcoltrain@ksu.edu or 620-724-8233

* March 1 – 2018 Farm Bill – Manhattan - http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 785-532-1504

* March 2 – Kansas State University Cattleman’s Day – Manhattan -- lschrein@ksu.edu or 785-532-1267 -- www.asi.k-state.edu/events/cattlemens-day

* March 3 – Spring Sheep Meeting – Fort Scott – 620-223-3720 or cgp@ksu.edu

* March 5 (date change) – 2018 Farm Bill – Meade, Neb. - http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 402-472-2235

* March 6 – 2018 Farm Bill – Scottsbluff, Neb. - http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 402-472-2235

* March 7 – 2018 Farm Bill – Hastings, Neb. - http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 402-472-2235

* March 10 – Tractor Safety Training – Hutchinson – darrenbusick@ksu.edu or 620-662-2371

* March 12 – Animal Disease Response Training – Burlington - http://bit.ly/2EPd6MV or 620-364-2721

* March 17 – Junior Sheep Producer Day – Manhattan – Early registration by Feb. 23 – 785-532-1264 or adhayes@ksu.edu

* March 20 – Farm Succession Meeting – Newton – flaming@ksu.edu or 316-284-6930

* March 24 – Junior Beef Producer Day – Manhattan – 785-532-1264 or adhayes@ksu.edu

* March 28 – Animal Disease Response Training – Colby - http://bit.ly/2sJkjJO or 785-460-4516

Source

Mary Lou Peter
mlpeter@ksu.edu or 913-856-2335 Ext. 130

Jason Hackett
jhackett@ksu.edu or 785-532-5806

K-State Research and Extension News Media Services 

Contributing writers

Mary Lou Peter
mlpeter@ksu.edu

 

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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 in Manhattan.