High Plains/Ogallala Aquifer Information

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Links for Kansas

Agriculture > Sustainability

Agriculture and Rural Resources Directory
compiled by Kansas Department of Agriculture, PDF linked here
Economic Research Service
the main source of economic information and research from the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
breaking new ground in promoting sustainable communities
Center for Engagement and Community Development
facilitate networking among Kansas State University faculty and staff with interests in rural issues
Kansas Center for Sustainable Agriculture and Alternative Crops (KCSAAC)
support small family-owned farms in Kansas through research, education and outreach
Kansas Rural Center
promotes the long-term health of the land and its people through research, education, and advocacy
Kansas Rural Development
serving to communicate the achievements, partnerships with rural communities, and investments in Kansas
Kansas University Transportation Center
research projects, featuring the Kansas Rural Transit Assistance Program
Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture
encouraging a more sustainable agriculture
Land Institute
develop an agricultural system with the ecological stability of the prairie and a grain yield comparable to that from annual crops
Rural Information Center
provides information and referral services to maintain the vitality of America's rural areas
Sustainable Agriculture Network (SAN) northcentral region (Kansas)
the communications and outreach arm of the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program
USDA Soil and Water Management Research Unit
research on crop water use in irrigated and dryland cropping systems and on irrigation and water management technologies for sustaining or enhancing crop productivity, improving water use efficiency, reducing ground water use, enhancing water quality, and sustaining the soil resources in the Southern High Plains