Kansas State University Research and Extension



Young adults need to include elderly parents in decisions that include changing living arrangements, says K-State adult development and aging specialist Erin Martinez. (Photo courtesy of Kansas State University Research and Extension.)

K-State specialist offers tips to help adult children assist elderly parents

  • By Lisa Moser │ Kansas State University Research and Extension
Students at the OSU Student Farm are involved in every phase of establishing and operating the university’s commercial garden, which provides hands-on experience in vegetable production. (Photo by Mitchell Alcala, OSU Agriculture.)
Small town Main Street. (Journal photo by Jennifer Theurer.)
Emily Campbell, a Hoxie, Kansas, restauranteur who worked under renowned chefs in Seattle, Washington, loves to share culinary specialties to the heartland while also offering Kansas-raised beef as a staple. Campbell was interviewed for the “Kansas: One bite a time” cover story by Amy Bickel, which was the No. 2 read story, according to hpj.com. (Courtesy photo.) 
Retirement, fitness and walking with dog and couple in neighborhood park for relax, health and sports workout. Love, wellness and pet with old man and senior woman in outdoor morning walk together (Photo: iStock - PeopleImages)

Preventing falls  

  • By Jordan Schuette │ Kansas State University Research and Extension

Cattle Chat: Managing cattle grazing cornstalks  

Cows kept in a confined area year-round have higher labor and feed costs associated with this production system. (Photo courtesy of Kansas State University Research and Extension.)

Cattle Chat: Considerations for cows kept in confinement   

Wheat. (Photo by Kay Ledbetter, Texas A&M AgriLife.)