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K-State Research and Extension Library of Fact Sheets

Listing of fact sheets on a broad range of topics. Use search box on upper right to find topic needed such as; mold growth, restoring well service and farming after a flood, food safety after a flood, etc.

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Developing Personal and Office Emergency Plans

Developing Personal and Office Emergency Plans Emergency plans are important, but are they urgent? They should be. If you don't have a personal and an office emergency plan, you should move them to the top of your to-do list. Dr. Elizabeth Kiss, Kansas State University Extension, and Rick Atterberry, University of Illinois Extension will explain why emergency plans are important AND urgent. They will also tell you what to do to create them. Scott Cotton, University of Wyoming Extension, moderated this presentation. Our 2016 series will be held on the second Tuesday of every month at 1 PM Eastern, with the exception of October’s webinar. It will be held October 4.

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FAQs about Handling Flooded Produce

The information in this FAQ is divided into two sections: 1) questions where the FDA’s stance is clear and 2) questions where the FDA’s guidance is more broad and difficult to interpret. 7 pages; 24 FAQs. Originally published by Vermont Extension, September 2011.

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Kansas EDEN

K-State Extension EDEN page and resource collection. Entry to the "Prepare Kansas" project.

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Ammoniating Low Quality Forages

Offers step-by-step guide to treating low-quality forage with ammonia to enhance feed value for livestock. Provides a detailed explanation of the ammoniation of low-quality forages and the nutritional benefits for livestock. Emphasizes safety when using anhydrous ammonia.YouTube. 10:57 minutes.

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Get Financially Prepared: Take Steps Ahead of Disaster

Easy-to-use guide to help families review insurance coverages and develop a home inventory. This information has a separate "leader's guide" that accompanies it for those situations when an extension educator is teaching a class on this subject.

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Identification and Management of Blue-green Algae in Farm Ponds

Provides information on identifying blue-green algae In times of hot, dry weather in particular, blue-green algae (photosynthetic cyanobacteria) and outlines the proper steps to take samples for testing.

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Hot Weather, Dogs and Outdoor Activities May Not Mix

Information for pet owners on how to spot heat related illness in their pet and how to avoid it. News presented by K-State Extension Veterinarian.

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