Successful Extension Education Delivery Model Considered Locally
Atchison and Leavenworth County Extension Councils plan to join 44 counties across the state who have formed extension districts. There are currently sixteen Kansas Extension Districts. Local discussions in regard to districting have been ongoing between the two counties since the fall of 2013. Local extension council members have developed a QUESTION AND ANSWER FACT SHEET to provide districting details to local citizens. Community members are also ... Continue Reading
A map of current Extension Districts can be viewed here.
Farm & Ranch Succession Conferences Planned Across the State
The transfer of ownership, management and leadership from one       generation to another is an important issue for farms, ranches and rural communities across Kansas. This winter, K-State Research & Extension and Kansas Agricultural Mediation Services will offer one-day succession conferences designed to educate and support families as they prepare for the future of the enterprise.

Conference dates are:
Thursday, March 19 - Allen Community College - Iola
Continue Reading for more details about the conference.
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2015 January Beef Tips

Beef Tips Archives

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2015 March Rapid Response Newsletter

Time to Test Pressure Gauges, National Nutrition Month, There May Be Milk In That Dark Chocolate and more!

National Festival of Breads, Flaxseed and Cancer, Barbeque 101 Workshop and more!

Rapid Response Newsletter Archives

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More Information about the Farm Bill

2014 Plot Results
Kansas Forest Service Tree Orders
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Atchison County Health

Understanding The Health Of Atchison County

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Kansas County Health Rankings 2012

Kansas County Health Rankings 2013

For more information on Atchison County health, click here.

To see the Opportunity Index for Atchison County, click here.

Live Well Live Atchison PowerPoint