Extension Agent- Johnson County (Olathe)

Juju Wellemeyer to Serve as Johnson County Extension Agent 

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Juju will join the staff of K-State Research and Extension – Johnson County as a Natural Resources and Mid/Small-Scale Agriculture Extension Agent, effective May 30, 2021.  Johnson County’s office is located in Olathe, Kansas. 

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Wichita State University and her master’s degree in Biology from Tennessee Technological University.   

Wellemeyer has most recently been employed as an Aquatic Resource Scientist for the Missouri Department of Conservation. 

Agriculture and Natural Resources agents develop and deliver educational programming related, but not limited, to agronomic and livestock production, agricultural economics, management and public policy, horticultural production and management, natural resources conservation, and environmental stewardship. 

Local extension faculty are jointly employed in a partnership between K-State Research and Extension, headquartered on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan, and the local Extension board.  

The role of K-State Research and Extension is to encourage the adoption of research-based information to improve the quality of life for Kansans. K-State Research and Extension is the short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. 

More information about K-State Research and Extension – Johnson County is available by calling (913) 715-7000, or online at johnson.k-state.edu.

Contact Juju Wellemeyer via email at: jujuwel@ksu.edu.  

(Updated 5-21-2021)