County joins in discussion of Extension district

Declining budgets and difficulty in hiring agents has led to a trend in recent years of consolidating counties into larger Extension districts.

Southwest Kansas has not been part of that trend, but that may be changing in the near future.

Representatives from Scott County recently met with those from Finney and Kearny counties to discuss the prospect of forming a district. An invitation has also been extended to Wichita County, though it didn’t have anyone attend the meeting. 


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