Wednesday, May 4, 2016
The Tuesday Letter is a weekly email to approximately 2,500 faculty and staff of K-State Research and Extension and the College of Agriculture, providing recipients with timely announcements and updates.
From the Associate Director for Extension and Applied Research
Recent study provides impact of Research and Extension on keeping farmers on the farm!
At the time of this release, the outcome on the state budget remains unknown with no more information than what you can read in news.
Local, Regional and Statewide Extension Events
The 24th annual 4-H Insect Spectacular is set for June 24 & 25 at the Genesis Center, 123 N. Oak, Pratt, Kansas. Information can be found at http://www.kansas4-h.org/insect-spectacular.pdf.
Extension Professional Trainings
Register for Starting A Small Food Business Workshop June 21st
Here is a monthly update of changes in extension agent personnel during April.
Calendar of Events
The National Rural Grocery Summit will be held on June 6-7 in Wichita. Summit speakers and panelists will highlight food retail resources, best practices for rural grocery store operations, and innovative ways to strengthen healthy food access.