The Western Kansas Agricultural Research Centers (WKARC), one of several administrative units accountable to the KAES director, is composed of four sub-units including the Agricultural Research Center - Hays (ARCH), the Southwest Research-Extension Center - Garden City (SWREC) and Southwest Research-Extension Center - Tribune (SWREC-T), and the Northwest Research-Extension Center - Colby (NWREC).
News and Information
Cover Crop Field Day at K-State HB Ranch
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Field Day Location & Directions: Take exit 135/Ogallah on I-70 and go south on Hwy 147, HB is located about 4 miles south of Cedar Bluff on HWY 147. From Brownell, KS drive 5 miles north on HWY 147 (Smoky Valley Scenic Byway).
10:00 AM Cover Crop Research Update - Speaker: John Holman
10:35 AM Tour cover crop plots at HB Ranch - Speaker: Augustine Obour
11:35 AM On-farm cover crop research update - Speaker: Meagan Schipanski
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Cover crops & Soil Health - Speaker: Candy Thomas, NRCS
1:30 PM Grazing cover crops - Speaker: Keith Harmoney
RSVP: Please RSVP by May 8 to Milissa at 785-625-3425 or email to email@example.com
Acknowledgement: Funding provided in part by the USDA Ogallala Aquifer Program and USDA-NRCS Conservation Innovation Grant
Phil Stahlman, Weed Scientist, Retiring after 42 years of Service
Feb 07, 2017 - After 42 years of service to Kansas State University, the profession of Weed Science, and agricultural producers across the globe, Dr. Phil Stahlman has announced his retirement.
A reception, on March 3rd, was held in honor of Phil Stahlman's career accomplishments. Cards and written memories can also be mailed to the Agricultural Research Center-Hays - 1232 240th Avenue, Hays, KS 67601.