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K-State Research and Extension


Leadership development training and mediation services are provided by K-State Research and Extension.

K-State Research and Extension offers three major programs that assist Kansas communities with developing, coaching and recognizing community leaders:

Huck Boyd Institute for Rural Development – Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development is a public/private partnership between Kansas State University and the Huck Boyd Foundation. The mission of the institute is to help rural people help themselves.

KAMS (KAMS) - Kansas Agricultural Mediation Services has been providing Kansas producers with legal, financial and mediation services for over 25 years.

KARL Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership (KARL) - The Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership program is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization dedicated to developing leaders for agriculture, business and rural communities.