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Horticulture and Natural Resources

Extension Horticulture & Natural Resources

Horticulture and Natural Resources Extension seeks to bring research-based information to the people of Kansas and support the Kansas Horticulture industries. Four core areas represent the breadth of our department's outreach efforts.

Forestry & Wildlife

Forestry & Wildlife

Kansas' natural resources preserve and improve soil and water quality, including the use of trees, to maintain stream bank stability.

Horticulture & Human Health

Horticulture & Human Health

Healthful food, exercise and taking advantage of our natural resources can help promote the health of Kansas citizens.

Sustainable Food Production

Sustainable Food Production

Local production of vegetables and fruit, while maintaining productivity indefinitely, are an integral part of a sustainable food production system.

Turf & Ornamentals

Turf & Ornamentals

Choosing adapted varieties and developing efficient and effective ways of maintaining plants can help the people of Kansas save time, money and effort. Sustainable ornamental crop production protects Kansas' environment.

Park Management & Conservation

Park Management & Conservation

Quality outdoor recreation opportunities are hosted by public agencies at the municipal, county, state and federal levels of government and by numerous private and commercial enterprises.

Contact Us

Dr. Jason Griffin
Dr. Jason Griffin
Extension State Leader
jgriffin@ksu.edu
Ph: +1-316-788-0492