Welcome to Midway District #15!
The Midway District Russell Office
will be relocated to the 4-H Building
at the Fairgrounds Monday, July 22nd - Wednesday, July 24th.
Feel free to stop by the office there, call us at 785-483-3157 or email Sheila at email@example.com for any assistance you may need.
Sheila will be back in the office Thursday, July 25th!
Providing education you can trust to help people, businesses, and communities solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future.
All of us lead busy lives and have many questions. Finding the right answers can be hard. Misinformation is out there and accessible at our fingertips. But, you already have a resource for those answers - K-State Research and Extension.
So, what is Extension? We are Kansas State University in your local community. For more than 150 years, K-State Research and Extension has fulfilled the mission upon which land-grant universities were founded: Educating people.
Our mission continues by providing you practical, research-based information through quality educational programs.
Agronomy and Horticulture
Information and education for the agricultural community to grow the economic base of Kansas agriculture.
- Soil testing for crops & gardens
- Farm economics education
- Crop variety test plots
- Fertilizer recommendations
- Insect & plant identification
- Plant & tree disease diagnosis
- Private pesticide applicator
Empowering communities to shape their own futures through research, education, and community engagement.
- Kansas PRIDE program
- Board leadership workshops
- Volunteer development
Family and Consumer Sciences
Information and education throughout the lifetime to build strong relationships, families, and communities.
- Nutrition education
- Food preservation (canning, freezing, drying)
- Cooking workshops
- Medicare counseling
- Health insurance education
- Family budgeting
- Emergency preparedness
4-H and Youth Development
Empowering youth to reach their full potential by working and learning in partnership with caring adults.
- Community clubs
- School enrichment
- SPIN (SPecial INterest) clubs
- Summer and day camps
- County and state fairs
Information and education for the livestock community to grow the economic base of Kansas livestock.
- Forage & Livestock Water Testing
- Ration Development & Nutrition
- Range Management
- Livestock Selection
- Land Purchasing & Rental Rate Information
- Livestock Management Assistance