Northwest Research Extension Center

ADDRESS: 105 Experiment Farm Rd., Colby
PHONE: (785) 462-6281
HOURS: Call for times
ADMISSION: FREE
WEB: Northwest.K-State.edu

Short for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, K-State Research and Extension employs approximately 300 research scientists, 180 faculty specialists and program leaders, 270 county and area specialists, and 400 support staff in 23 departments from five different colleges. One of those research centers is located in Colby. At this location you can view plots of trees, flowers and grains, all labeled for easy identification on 720 acres and take advantage of the photo opportunities in a quiet oasis.