1. K-State home
  2. »K-State Research and Extension
  3. »Marais des Cygnes District
  4. »Crops and Livestock

Marais des Cygnes District

Crops and Livestock

In Kansas farming is a tradition of many families. However in a world that is always changing another tradition is K-State Research and Extension. We offer many beneficial services to help Kansas farmers stay informed with educational research based information including:

  • Agriculture Production Systems
  • Effective Production Practices
  • Competitive Pricing
  • Farm Management
  • Business Management Skills
  • Environmentally Safe & Sound Production Practices
  • Alternative Agriculture Businesses
  • Youth Education about Food and Fiber



Ag Events and Opportunities

105th Annual K-State Cattlemen's Day - Friday, March 2


Forestry RCPP
Practice Areas


Kansas Junior Beef Producer Day - Saturday, March 24


Kansas Junior Sheep Producer Day - Saturday, March 17


Prescribed Woodland Burning Workshop - Wednesday, February 28
News Release


Meet the Sheep Specialist -
Saturday, March 3 - Fort Scott, KS


Sheep Production Workshop-
Saturday, March 24 - Clay Center, KS


Additional Ag Information

Kansas Beef Facts

Breeding Soundness Examination for Replacement Heifers - ANR2263

Custom Rates 2016 (KDA & K-State)

Custom Rates Comparison 2018 (K-State - Ag Manager Information)

Kansas Forestry - Conservation Tree Planting

Living in the County - MF2798

Radiological Emergency Information for Farmers, Food Processors & Distributors

Soil Testing Directions

Veterinary Feed Directive Fact Sheet

The Veterinary Feed Directive