Organization Information

K-State Research and Extension Southwest Area Office

Address:

4500 E Mary
Garden City, KS 67846

Contact:

Debra J. Bolton, Extension Specialist

Phone:

620-275-9164

Fax:

620-276-6028

Email:

dbolton@ksu.edu

Coalition Member?

Yes

Service Category:

Education

Service Category:

Environmental Education

Service Category:

Nutrition for Families and Students

Service Category:

Youth Services

Mission

"We are dedicated to a safe, sustainable, competitive food and fiber system and to strong, healthy communities, families and youth through integrated research, analysis and education."

Kansas State University Research and Extension Southwest Area Office is home to the Agricultural Experiment Station with faculty enganged in agricultural research. The Area Office also houses Extension specialists who combine research from campus and from the field to address agricultural, economic, community, and youth development issues. The research is taken into communities through County Extension Agents. Extension specialists in Southwest Area office work with county Extension agents in 26 counties.