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Douglas County

K-State Research and Extension Douglas County 
2110 Harper Street
Lawrence KS 66046

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm
Monday - Friday



Bus Routes to Our Office

Bus Route Options: Route 1 & 5

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Extension Strategic Plan

Our 2023-2025 Strategic Plan for making K-State Research & Extension Douglas County grow and thrive with and for the community is here! Click below to learn more!

2023 - 2025 Strategic Plan of K-State Research & Extension Douglas County

Lawrence Farmers Market

Fruit and Vegetable Production Resources

Douglas County Farmers' Markets


USDA Business Programs Workshop

KU SBDC Business Management Worshops

Farm Beginnings

Beginning Farmers Wholesale Workshop Series

Basic Financial Management and Record-Keeping for Specialty Crop Production

Risk Management in Specialty Crop Production

2020 Growing Growers Business Management Workshop


Growers Organizations

Growing Lawrence-Local Farm Directory

Kansas Specialty Crop Growers Association


Commercial Vegetables

Evaluating and Demonstrating Weed Control Options for Direct Seeded Fall Vegetable Crops

Farming a Few Acres of Vegetables

Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers

Hydroponic Systems

Cover Crops for Vegetable Growers

Drip Irrigation for Vegetables

Fertigation of Vegetable Crops

Maintaining Drip Irrigation Systems

Plastic Mulches for Vegetables

Vegetable Diseases

Tomato Leaf and Fruit Diseases

Wilt, Nematode and Viruses of Tomatoes


Commercial Fruit and Nuts

Commercial Grape Production in Kansas

Growing Pecans in Kansas

Small-and Tree-Fruit Cultivars

Q & A About Vineyard Injury From Herbicide Drift

Midwest Fruit Pest Management Guide


Postharvest Management of Commercial Horticulture Crops

Harvest Maturity Indicators for Fruits and Vegetables

Storage Conditions: Fruits and Vegetables

 KSU Produce Safety Resources

Produce Safety Alliance