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Meadowlark District

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Office Hours:
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Closed on designated holidays

Holton Office
114 W. 5th
Holton, KS  66436-1778
Phone: 785-364-4125

Oskaloosa Office
PO Box 326, Courthouse
Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0326
Phone: 785-863-2212

Seneca Office
1500 Community Dr
Seneca, KS 66538-9808
Phone: 785-336-2184


Crops and Soils

The ever changing world of crop production requires producers to know about everything from global markets – to local production practices.  Meadowlark Extension District staff are available to assist you with your agronomic needs via local demonstration plots, field days, and individual consultations.

fall corn harvest

We're also your local link to the vast knowledge base that is K-State Research & Extension.

Contact us for all your crops and soils questions.

Interested in getting a Soil Sample/Test?


Ear and Stalk Rot powerpoint presentation handout
Corn Insects Powerpoint presentation handout


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Crop Connections

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Conducting a Prescribed Burn - Are you ready?
Gardener's New Year's Resolutions

Don't forget the Ag Leases Meeting

Fair & Equitable Ag Leases

Fall Chores - Soil Testing

Cover Crop Research at KSU

Corn Gluten Meal as a herbicide?

Effects of Late Season Usage on Coll Season Grasses

Eastern Kansas Grazing School

Cool Season Grass Cultivars

Soybean Weed Control Demo Plot Tour - Aug 9

Wheat Variety Plot Results

Sericea Lespedeza Control Programs

Pasture Monitoring

Field Bindweed

Soybean Weed Control

Soybean Fertility Considerations

Starter Fertilizer for Corn

Prescribed Burn

Weed Control Meetings

Chemical Weed Control Books & Weed Control Meeting Scheduled

Managing Costs - N Fertilizer

Prescribed Burning Planning

Upcoming Winter Meetings

KSU Ag Economics Tools

Fine Tune Your Forage Nutrient Management System

Fall Anhydrous Application

Fall Tree Color

Grain Storage Considerations

Soybean Harvest Moisture

Effects of a second cutting or heavy grazing on brome

Cut Stump method for brush control

Basal bark treatment for brush control

Foliage Feeding on Soybeans

KSU Soybean Yield Calculator App
Wheat Plot Results Posted
Nitrogen Loss in Wet Soils

Controlling Buckbrush
Sericea Lespedeza Control
Liming Acid Soils
Liming Acid Soils (part 2)
Proper Soil Sampling
Proper Soil Sampling Part 2
Fall Forage Management
Fall Applied Herbicides - Corn
Fall Musk Thistle Control
As You Prepare Your Lease
Economics of Weed Control
Conducting a Prescribed Burn - Are you Ready?
It may not be what you think it is - Broomsedge Bluestem
Musk Thistle Control
Controlling Nuisance Moles
Planning Your Brush Control Program
Roughleaf Dogwood Control