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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

Pasture and Forage Management

Pasture Rent

Kansas Cash Rates 2019

Kansas Custom Rates 2020

Pasture Rental Rate Decision Tool

Lease-Determining Equitable Crop Share or Cash Rental Agreements

Ag Land Leasing Basics and Cover Crops

Frequently Asked Questions on Pasture Leases in Kansas

Hay Sale Agreement

Land Buying and Valuing

Kansas County-Level Land Values for Cropland and Pasture

Agriculture Net Income Situation for Property Tax Calculations Webinar

Weed/Brush Control

Chemical & Rangeland Weed Control/Mangement

Grazing Management:Toxic Plants

Weed Management on the Range

Weed Management in Pasture Systems

Sericea Lespedeza

Brush and Weed Control in Pastures and Rangeland

Rangeland Brush Management

Biological Control of Musk Thistle in Kansas

Musk Thistle Identification and Control

Noxious Weed Control Program

Plant Identification

Weed ID Guide

Kansas Wildflowers and Grasses

Kansas Grasses

Prescribed Burning

Fire and Grasslands

Prescribed Burning as a Management Practice

Prescribed Burning-Planning and Conducting

Prescribed Burning Safety


Alternative Burning Strategies-Effects on cattle performance, grassland, and the environment 

Pasture and Native Grass Planting and Management


Smooth Brome Production and Utilization

Smooth Brome-Forage Facts


Seed production Management of Bromegrass and Tall Fescue

Tall Fescue Online Monograph

Tall Fescue Production and Utilization 

Tall Fescue Forage Facts

Native Grasses

Planting Natives in Northeast Kansas

Establishing Native Grasses

Establishing and Managing Native Prairie Plants in Small Areas

Native Prairie Hay Meadows - A Landowners Guide

Native Hay Meadow Management

Habitat Practices and Payments

Native Grass and Forb Establishment


Alfalfa Production Handbook

Blister Beetles in Alfalfa

Grazing Management & Utilization

Stocking Rate and Grazing Management

Grazing Distribution

Getting Ready for the Grazing Season

Analyzing Summer Grazing Strategies

Missouri Pasture Management Guide for Horse Owners

Managing Kansas Grazinglands for Multiple Benefits

Electric Fencing for Serious Graziers

Kansas Fence Law