Harvey County

Teen Leadership Groups

What is your definition of a leader? Harvey County 4-H gives youth a unique opportunity to discover what leadership means to them. Youth ages 13-18 have the opportunity to be a part of two leadership based 4-H groups in Harvey County, Junior Leaders and 4-H Ambassadors. Continue reading “Teen Leadership Groups”

Investing in the Future of Kansas 4-H: The Kansas 4-H Program Fee

For more than 100 years, Kansas 4-H has been committed to providing positive youth development educational experiences to young people across Kansas. The organization is committed to teaching life skills so all youth can reach their full potential. While we continue to celebrate – and appreciate – the dollars that are entrusted to Kansas 4-H, declining state funding for K-State Research and Extension and 4-H makes it difficult to create and sustain high quality and relevant 4-H youth development programs. Continue reading “Investing in the Future of Kansas 4-H: The Kansas 4-H Program Fee”

August Weather Update

The preliminary data shows that August tied for the 7th coolest on record. The statewide average temperature was 72.7 of, which was matched in August of 2004. All divisions were cooler than normal with departures ranging from -3.6 oF in the Northwest to -5.0 oF in the Southeast. The cooler-than-normal temperatures were Continue reading “August Weather Update”

When to Culture you Fescue Lawn

Image from University of Florida

This week’s column is about when to culture your tall fescue lawn.  Before we get into that I would like to mention that we will accept applications for our Basic Master Gardener Training Course through Friday, September 8. Continue reading “When to Culture you Fescue Lawn”


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