Making a Difference in Your Life
Welcome to Marion County Research and Extension. Your local K-State Research and Extension office is a tremendous resource for finding the information that you need. Love gardening? Check out our Lawn and Garden area. If you are interested in being a part of 4-H or being a volunteer, our 4-H Youth Development area has all of the information you need to get started. Visit Family and Consumer Sciences for information on Family and Child Development, Medicare and Aging, Nutrition and Wellness, and much more. Questions about Crops or Livestock...check out our Agriculture and Natural Resources Section!
Marion County Extension service is here to help all county residents by providing unbiased, research and evidence-based information they can rely on. Explore our website and if you don't find the answer you need, please feel free to contact us in person, by phone, or emailing the local Extension Agents.
The Marion County Extension Office is located at 202 S. 3rd, the Marion Courthouse Annex, in Marion, Kansas. Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. You can reach us by phone at (620) 382-2325.
2017 Kansas State Fair
(Departments that are included: Visual Arts, Clothing and Textiles, Crops Identification, Demonstrations, Dog Show, Energy Management, Entomology, FCS Judging, Fashion Revue, Fiber Arts, Foods - Nutrition, Foods - Preservation, Forestry, Geology, Home Environment, Horticulture**, Horse Show, Photography, Photography Judging, Shooting Sports, Spacetech (Astronomy, Computers, GPS/GIS, Robotics and Rocketry), Wildlife and Woodworking.)
(Departments that are included in the 4-H/FFA Handbook include: Dairy Cattle, Dairy Goats, Horticulture**, Poultry, Poultry Judging, Rabbits, Crops, Sheep, Meat Goats, Beef and Swine)
**Horticulture is listed in both Handbooks and is a 4-H/FFA Department.