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Frontier District

Ottawa Office
County Annex Building
1418 S. Main, Suite 2
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-3520
785-229-3527 fax

Lyndon Office
128 W. 15th
PO Box 400
Lyndon, KS 66451
785-828-4438
785-828-3427 fax

Garnett Office
411 S. Oak
PO Box 423
Garnett, KS 66032
785-448-6826
785-448-6153 fax

Lawn and Garden

The Frontier District Extension offices are your front doors to the resources of Kansas State University. Through our offices (Garnett, Lyndon or Ottawa), you can obtain information on trees, turf, shrubs, insects, gardens, and other related topics. We also provide services such as insect identification, plant identification, and soil tests with fertilizer recommendations. 

Upcoming Horticulture Meetings and Events 

 

Mole Control

 Beekeeping

The local beekeeping group is the Golden Prairie Beekeepers Association.  This group meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Garnett County Extension Office, 411 S. Oak, Garnett, KS.  For more information, you can contact Marlin McGowin at 785-433-1381 or the Facebook page - Golden Prairie Beekeepers Association.

The Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers' Association (NEKBA) accepts membership to anyone who is interested in bees or bee culture.  Dues are $15.00 per calendar year (12/31-12/31) for the first in the family joining.  Those joining in July or later in the year may pay $7.50 for the half year.  Additional members of that family wanting voting privileges shall be assessed dues at $1.00 per year.  Youth memberships (18 and younger) are $7.50 per year.  Visit their website at NEKBA.org

 

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Ryan Schaub
District Extension Agent
Horticulture
785-448-6826
reschaub@ksu.edu