K-State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. We are a partnership between Kansas State University and federal, state, and county government, with offices in every Kansas county.
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Community Health and Wellness Highlight
Our K-State Research and Extension Douglas County's Community Health and Wellness Agent, Kaitlyn Peine, shares an alert for our Cantaloupe lovers to be aware of!
Click for more informaiton: FOOD SAFETY ALERT!
Nutrition, Health & Wellness Highlight
2023 4-H Foundation Annual Meeting
Giving for Good - Douglas County 4-H Foundation
You can support education scholarships for local 4-H youth through the Douglas County 4-H Foundation and Giving for Good! Your donation will be matched at 50%, Nov. 28 through Dec. 31. Visit https://tinyurl.com/yc7yk8wp, to learn more and make your donation today!
You Asked It
Have you read it yet? This month's "You Asked It" issue is out! Read about the most asked questions concerning questions received, current food safety issues, or information based on this time of year! Click the You Asked It Newsletter for the full issue!
The Douglas County Extension Council is engaged in the critical areas of Global Food Systems, Community Health, Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders, Community Vitality, and Water/Natural Resources Conservation. The Council’s reach into the community in these areas exceeds 10,000 Douglas County Residents annually and the efforts of their volunteers more than doubles that impact. Your support enhances the Council’s ability to deliver on its mission to expand community conversations, cooperative learning, and collaborative leadership.