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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.

FCS Agent opening


Position Openings

Student SNAP-Ed Nutrition Assistant (Part-time)

Wildcat Extension District is currently seeking a part-time Student Nutrition Assistant. This position will serve Crawford County, KS as a member of the Wildcat District, which has offices in Altamont, Fredonia, Girard, Independence, and Pittsburg. The primary office location will be in Pittsburg, KS. Regular travel to various sites within Crawford County is required.This position reports to the Wildcat District EFNEP-SNAP-Ed Extension Agent.

Job Decription and Application


4-H Youth Development Educators/ Summer Interns

4-H Youth Development within K-State Research & Extension (KSRE) is seeking multiple Educators/ Summer Interns to provide high quality local and regional 4-H programming to Kansas youth.

Application Deadline is December 16th.
Job Decription and Application

Green Side Up

KGGFGreen Side Up - Tune in every Wednesday to KGGF 690 AM at 7:40 and 8:10 a.m. to hear from our Wildcat District agents and/or call in with your question! Our agents discuss programs and timely topics with a different topic each week.
Follow this link for a livestream: https://lightningstream.com/player.aspx?call=KGGF-AM

 Upcoming Events

Green Side Up
Every Wednesday tune in to KGGF 690 AM at 7:40 and 8:10 a.m. to hear from our Wildcat District Agents and/ or call in with your questions!

Fresh Conversations
Girard Senior Center
11:30 a.m. - 12:15
Recurring Monthly starting Oct 14th

Fresh Conversations
Arma City Library
12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Recurring Monthly starting Oct.
thru Sept., 2023

Kansas Community Tree Canopies Statewide Workshops
November 2022

George Nettels Elementary Donation Drive
Collecting Items Nov. - Dec.

First Friday e-Call
Funding to helpwith housing and Commercial Rehab
December 2nd/ 9:30 a.m.

Choose Health- Food, Fun & Fitness
Dec. 20 - 22 / 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
McCune, KS

Walk With Ease
Jan. 9 - Feb. 17, 2023
Class is Free
Girard, KS

Calving School
Jan. 4, 2023 / 6 p.m.
Fredonia, KS

Master Food Volunteer
Online Training
Jan. 17 - Feb. 25, 2023
Cost: $120


Area Farmers' Markets

Need a Speaker?
Click here for topics and contact information if you are interested in having one of our agents visit your group.

Wildcat Extension District Board Meeting Schedule


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