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Southwest Research-Extension Center

Southwest Program Areas


The Southwest Research-Extension Center conducts an array of practical and basic scientific research.

Areas of Research


The Southwest Research-Extension Center provides extension educational and outreach efforts across northwest Kansas.

Areas of Extension

Research & Extension

K-State Research and Extension is a statewide network of educators sharing unbiased, research-based information and expertise on issues important to Kansas. It has established local, state, regional, national, and international partnerships.

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Agriculture is the largest industry in Kansas. According to USDA’s 2012 Census of Agriculture, the value of agricultural products sold was $18.5 billion, ranking Kansas 6th in the United States.