Added New this week:
- Herd Health Meetings
- Women on the Farm Conference
- Swine Profitability, Jr Sheep Producer, Jr Beef Producer
- Updates on Conferences and Panorama DogHorseSheep Beef
- Upcoming State 4H Event Dates
- Brochures to help with new 4-H enrollment and re-enrollment
- Climatologist recommends storing winter weather kit in your car
"Welcome Karen Nelson
Karen joined the staff of K-State Research and Extension as the Sunflower District 4-H Youth Development Agent, on December 31, 2017. Sunflower District has offices in Goodland, Sharon Springs and St. Francis, her main office will be in Goodland.
She earned a bachelor's degree in Recreation Education from the University of Iowa and a master's degree in Park and Recreation Resource Management from Michigan State University.
Karen has most recently been a 4-H Youth Development Educator with the University of Wisconsin and was previously an Extension Agent with Montana State University.
4-H Youth Development agents, develop and deliver programs aimed at helping youth develop life skills, including a positive self-concept, an inquiring mind, a concern for the community, healthy interpersonal relationships and sound decision making.
Feb 6 - Swine Profitability Conference
Feb. 7 – Farm Financial Workshop – Colby - Info
Feb 14-16 Women on the Farm Conference - Manhattan
Feb 27 - Be Ag-Wise Workshops - Colby
March 17 -Kansas Jr Sheep Producer
March 24 - Kansas Jr Beef Producer
2018 Fair Information
Wallace County Fair July 26 - 28