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2018/2019 Calving School Locations

The program will outline the normal processes of calving. A.J. Tarpoff, K-State Research and Extension beef veterinarian, said the goals of the calving schools are to increase knowledge and practical skills, and increase the number of live calves born.
The schools will also share tips on when and how to intervene to assist the cow and how those times may be different when dealing with young heifers. Presenters will demonstrate proper use of calving equipment on life-size scale.


Calving School


Nov. 16th- Goodland
Dec. 4th- Oskaloosa
Dec. 11th- Yates Center
Dec. 13th- Kingman
Dec. 13th- McPherson
Jan. 9th- Russell
Jan 16th- Montezuma

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Agriculture Hot Topic

We get several requests for information on Kansas Pasture Rental Rates. You can download a publication that details this information here: Rental Rates.


Did you know some of our services include:

Soil & Forage Testing

Plant & Insect Identification

Lawn, Tree and Plant Disease Diagnosis

Testing for Private Pesticide Examination, Wildlife Nuisance Control Examination

Our office also provides:

Water Test Kits

Hay Probe for feed testing

Radon Kits (as requested)

Upcoming Local Events

11/7: What is CattleTrace?

Pratt Livestock 6-9 pm


11/8: Noxious Weeds Workshop

Kingman Expo Center 1-3 pm


11/21: Utilizing Small Ruminants

Central Livestock 9am -4 pm


12/13: Calving Management

Kingman Expo Center 11am -3 pm