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KDA OFFICES ARE OPEN: Although Kansas Department of Agriculture staff has shifted back to remote work as much as possible, all KDA offices will remain open and staffed to provide full service to customers across the state, including the Division of Water Resources field offices and routine inspections conducted by KDA. At this time, we do not anticipate any disruption or delay in the agency’s service to the public.

Latest KDA News

  • KDA Offers Reimbursement to Specialty Crop Growers

    Nov 18, 2021
    The Kansas Department of Agriculture has funds available for reimbursement to Kansas specialty crop growers who attend an educational conference with a primary focus on specialty crops.
  • Hearing for Proposed Adoption of LEMA Regulations

    Nov 18, 2021
    A public hearing will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 22, 2021, to consider the adoption of proposed regulations related to the development of Local Enhanced Management Areas (LEMA) by groundwater management districts.
  • State Conservation Commission Meeting November 21

    Nov 12, 2021
    The State Conservation Commission will hold its regular meeting on Sunday, November 21, 2021, at 2:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 400 W. Waterman St. in Wichita. A virtual meeting option can be accessed on request.
  • KDA Pet Animal Advisory Board Meeting November 10

    Nov 05, 2021
    The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Pet Animal Advisory Board will hold its regular quarterly board meeting via teleconference at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.
  • Walnut Creek IGUCA Review Begins

    Nov 02, 2021
    The Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Division of Water Resources has begun the formal review of the Walnut Creek Intensive Groundwater Use Control Area (IGUCA). The Walnut Creek IGUCA was established in 1992 to address streamflow declines in Walnut Creek and groundwater declines in the Walnut Creek alluvium.
  • 2021 Specialty Crop Block Grants Awarded

    Nov 01, 2021
    The Kansas Department of Agriculture has been awarded $338,128 through the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program. Funds for the program are presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Agricultural Marketing Service to enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops.
  • Hearing for Proposed Adoption of Administrative Regulations

    Oct 29, 2021
    A public hearing will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 8, 2021, to consider the adoption of proposed regulations to govern commercial industrial hemp production in Kansas.