Jim Borgerding to serve as Kiowa County Extension Agent
MANHATTAN, Kan. – Jim Borgerding will join the staff of K-State Research and Extension – Kiowa County as a Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Agent, effective November 01, 2021. Kiowa County’s office is in Greensburg, Kansas.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from Oklahoma State University.
Borgerding has most recently been employed as an undergraduate research scholar for Oklahoma State University, in Stillwater, OK
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.
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.