Making a difference in your life
Your local Extension Office is a tremendous resource for finding the information you need.
Extension agents are jointly employed in a partnership between K-State Research and Extension, headquartered on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan, Kansas, and the local Extension board. The role of K-State Research and Extension is to encourage the adoption of research-based information to improve the quality of life for Kansans.
K-State Research and Extension is the short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.
K-State Research and Extension is guided by the following core values:
- INTEGRITY to develop and deliver credible information,
- COMMUNICATION to provide common understanding,
- SCHOLARSHIP to foster lifelong learning,
- LEADERSHIP to serve as an agent of change, and
- INCLUSION to encourage active participation by all.