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Southeast Research-Extension Center

About Us


K-State Research and Extension is a short name fKSU Sunsetor the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.  We are a partnership between Kansas State University and federal, state, and county government, with offices in every Kansas county. We conduct research throughout Kansas that is shared by Extension agents and others on our Web sites and through numerous conferences, workshops, field days, publications, newsletters and more.

Our 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."

Our Vision

K-State Research and Extension is committed to expanding human capacity by delivering educational programs and technical information that result in improved leadership skills in the areas of communication, group dynamics, conflict resolution, issue analysis, and strategic planning that can enhance the economic viability and quality of life in communities.

Service Area / Region of Focus

The Southeast Research-Extension Center is located in Parsons, Kansas.  We have additional locations at Altamont, Columbus, and Mound Valley.  We have been serving a 26 county area since 1950.  Learn more about the Southeast Region...

 Center Head, Director

Dr. J.D. McNutt

25092 Ness Rd.         
P.O. Box 316
Parsons, KS  67357
(P) 620-421-4826
(F) 620-421-0136