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We provide relevant, reliable information related to Agriculture, Family and Consumer Sciences, Horticulture, 4-H and Youth Development, EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program) Family Life, Healthy Living, and much more. We assist individuals, businesses, and communities in their efforts to find solutions, develop their knowledge-base, and better themselves as a whole.

We are dedicated to a safe, sustainable, competitive food and fiber system and to strong, healthy communities, families and youth through integrated research, analysis and education.


Position Openings


Opportunity in the WILDCAT DISTRICT. Primary office located in GIRARD, KS, with other offices in Altamont, Fredonia, Independence and Pittsburg, KS. For responsibilities, qualifications, and application procedure see:

Job Description and Application Instructions

Application deadline: 12/09/19
K-State Research and Extension is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required. 


Community Events

2019 Beginner Beekeeper Clinic

November 9 | 9 - 4:30 p.m. | Pittsburg State University


Wildcat Extension Education Foundation 1st Annual Fundraiser

Please join us for the 1st Annual Wildcat Extension Education Foundation Kick-off Event!

January 16 | Cedar Tree Barn | Parsons, KS | 5:30-6:30 social hour, 6:30 meal



Wilson County Conservation District's 3rd Grade Land Health Fest

Altoona, Neodesha and Fredonia youth took part in the Wilson County Conservation District's 3rd Grade Land Health Fest! Youth participated in a variety of activities, ranging from Stream Model Trailers, Rainfall Stimulator, Enviroscape Activities, Wonderful Wetlands, Incredible Journey, We All Need Trees and Wildcat District provided our Blender Bike for youth to learn about healthy foods and fun forms of exercise.

ClassGirl on bike
Will pouring smoothieGirl with smoothie mustache