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

Family, Youth and Consumer events

* Feb. 18-19 – Citizenship in Action – Topeka – http://www.kansas4-h.org/events/index.html785-532-5800

* Feb. 23-24 – Kansas 4-H Ambassador Training – Rock Springs 4-H Center – www.kansas4-h.org/events/index.html  785-462-6281 or dwaldren@ksu.edu

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

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

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

 

Horticulture, Forestry and more events

 

* Feb. 14-16 – Women Managing the Farm – http://womenmanagingthefarm.com/

* Feb. 16 – Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certification training – Olathe – http://www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

* Feb. 20 – Fire Safety When Replanting Trees – Ashland – begibson@ksu.edu or 620-635-2811

* Feb. 23 – FSMA Produce Safety Rule Grower Training – Olathe – http://www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/

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

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

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

* 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 8 – 2018 Farm Bill – Meade, Neb. – http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 402-472-2235

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

 

Agriculture events

 

* Feb. 15 – Comanche County Coffee Shop Meeting: Cow efficiency – Protection – 620-582-2411 or asawyers@ksu.edu

* Feb. 14-16 – Women Managing the Farm – Manhattan – http://womenmanagingthefarm.com/

* Feb. 20-21 – Central Plains Irrigation Conf. & Expo – Colby – 785-462-7574 or donnalamm@yahoo.com

* Feb. 27 – Dicamba Training – McPherson – smarston@ksu.edu or 620-241-1523

* Feb. 27 – 2018 NE Kansas Ag Update – Highland – http://www.doniphan.k-state.edu/events/Ag%20Update%202018.pdf or mchamas@ksu.edu or 785-985-3623

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

* 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 785-532-1267www.asi.k-state.edu/events/cattlemens-day

* 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 8 – 2018 Farm Bill – Meade, Neb. – http://bit.ly/2FvvEhU or 402-472-2235

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

* March 17 – Junior Sheep Producer Day – Manhattan – Early registration by Feb. 23785-532-1264 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

Source: KSU Extension