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Meadowlark District

Contact us

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
Fax:785-364-4775

Oskaloosa Office
PO Box 326, Courthouse
Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0326
Phone: 785-863-2212
Fax:785-863-3511

Seneca Office
1500 Community Dr
Seneca, KS 66538-9808
Phone: 785-336-2184
Fax:785-336-6060

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Lawn and Garden

Tomatoes dying? Moles ruining your lawn? Need a soil test? The Meadowlark Extension District is here to assist! From publications to personal visits to support from horticultural specialists at K-State Research & Extension, we have a number of ways to help make your garden more productive, lawn look greener, and even provide information on how to get rid of your less than favorite pest!

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Have a specific problem?

You may bring soil, turf, weed, and insect samples to our offices and they will be sent to Kansas State University for evaluation. Suggested treatments or solutions will be provided through your local agent.

Weekly News Articles

Summer Tree Leaf Loss
Bagworm Treatment Time?

The Lawn Got Away From Me Now What?

Lawn Weeds: Yellow Nutsedge & Shade Tree Diseases: Anthracnose
Thinning Excess Fruit & Peach Leaf Curl

Pest Control on Fruit Trees

Mole Control

How low should you go?

Tree Planting Rules

Iris Leaf Spot Control & Pine Wilt

Soil Temperatures & Vegetables

Tomato Trials
       Results from Tomato Trials
Planting Trees?  Start them off right!

Start the year off right  - gardening style

What's that shrub?

Beekeeping School & Water Landscape Plants

Control Broadleaf Weeds Now

Letting Turf Grow Tall Before Winter

Preventing Sunscald

Tree planting in the fall

Conservation tree planting

Overseeding Your Lawn

Give Cool Season Turf Grasses a Boost

Time to Cut Back Peonies

Tall Fescue Cultivar Recommendations

Fall Webworm

Tomato Fruit Set

Iris Division

Squash Bug Contro
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Trees Leaf Loss

Japanese Beetle

Ticks
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Time to Treat Bagworms?

Mulching Tomatoes

Aquatic Weed Management
Fireblight on Apple & Pear
Help for New Vegetable Gardeners
Orchardgrass
Powdery Mildew on Turf Grass
Rose Diseases: Blackspot
Thinning Excess Fruit
Lawn Weeds: Wild Violet
Iris Leaf Spot
Bagworms
Soil Saturation
Don't Over Fertilize Tomatoes
Squash Bugs
Grub Control
Squash Bug Control
Cool Season Fertilization Time
Tree Planting Time
Control Broadleaf Weeds in Lawn Late Oct - Early Nov
Apply Late Season Nitrogen in November for Lawns
Watering Landscape Plants
Pruning Your Shrubs
Ice Melt Products
Recommended Vegetable Varieties
Start Trees Off Right
What a Soil Test Does Not Tell You
Adding Organic Matter in the Spring
Night Crawlers in the Lawn
Controlling Nuisance Moles
Apple Tree Sprays
Home Vegetable Garden Herbicide Program & Controlling Weeds in Strawberries
Can I mow low?