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Marion County

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.


Marion County Fair 2017

The Marion County Fair will begin on Monday, July 24 and end on Saturday, July 29th. All 4-H Exhibits must be entered via Fair Entry before 11:59 p.m. July 11th. No late entries will be accepted. The Fair Entry Website can be found by clicking on the link below. A Reference Guide has been produced to aid in the Fair Entry process along with a Survival Guide for navigating the Marion County Fair. They are both listed below. 

To enter the Marion County Fair, please click here.

A Reference Guide for completing Fair Entry can be found here.

A Survival Guide for the Marion County Fair can be found here.

























Upcoming Events:

Office Closed: July 4th

Tri-County Fair: July 6-8

Marion County Fair: July 22-29