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Post Rock District

Beloit Office
(785) 738-3597

Lincoln Office
(785) 524-4432

Mankato Office
(785) 378-3174

Osborne Office
(785) 346-2521

Smith Center Office
(785) 282-6823

Cassie's Radio Program

Cassie Homan
Cassie Thiessen
Post Rock Extension District
Horticulture Agent


Current Programs


Harvesting Cool Season Crops

To get the most out of these crops you need to grow them to maturity in cool weather.

Tomato on the vine

Growing Veggies in Containers

Vegetables in containers have only a few basic requirements. Sunlight might be the only possible limiting factor for vegetables.




Although blueberries are not native to Kansas they can be grown here with some extra care.


Asparagus Care

Asparagus generally comes up around the end of April but it could be earlier this year.

Photo of dog playing in grass

Grassy Sandbar

Grassy Sandbar is an annual grassy weed that is found in a wide variety of grasses.