Kansas Society for Range Management 2016 Range Youth Camp
The Kansas Section of the Society for Range Management will once again be sponsoring the Kansas Range Youth Camp this year from July 12-15th. This camp has been held for over 55 years, and the purpose of the camp is to educate youth about what rangelands are, why they are important, and how best to manage these lands sustainably.
Registration is going on right now and ends June 1. More information as well as forms can be found on the Kansas SRM website:
The camp coordinator, Amber Johnson, can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620.374.2511 with questions.
The Douglas County Farm Service Agency has an opening for a temporary full time Program Technician. This job is hiring at a Grade 3 ($25,731 annual) and/or a Grade 4 ($28,886 annual). Starting pay is dependent on knowledge and experience. This is a temporary assignment, not to exceed September 17, 2016. A farming/agricultural background and general computer knowledge is not necessary but could be beneficial. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Depending on the length of service, health benefits may be available.
A background check and fingerprint scan is also required.
Applications and KSAs can be picked up in person at:
Douglas County FSA Office
4920 Bob Billings Pkwy, Unit A
Lawrence KS 66049
Monday through Friday, 8:00AM-4:30PM
Return your Application and KSA to the office no later than May 24, 2016 for consideration.
USDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We are located in the USDA Service Center
4920 Bob Billings Pkwy, Suite A
Lawrence, KS 66049
Farm Service Agency, ext 2
Natural Resources Conservation Service
and Douglas County Conservation District, ext 3
Office hours are 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Closed on all Federal Holidays