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Johnson County

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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

Office Hours:

Make an appointment, before coming into the office.

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax
jo@listserv.ksu.eduMap to our office

K-State Research and Extension is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Johnson County Extension at (913)715-7000. Notify staff of accommodation needs as early as possible.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

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Natural Resources

Natural Resources, also known as Environment, is defined as the circumstances, objects or conditions by which one is surrounded.

Here in Johnson County, two agents provide programming content that pertains to our environment.

Jessica Barnett is the Agriculture and Natural Resources agent, and is responsible for small acreage management; home insect control (ants, termites, spiders, stored food pests, etc); water quality (pond management, native grasses; and natural resource management including nuisance wildlife (such as deer, chipmunks, moles, and snakes). She also oversees the Extension Master Naturalist program.

Denise Dias is the Family and Consumer Sciences agent is responsible for Indoor Air Quality. Johnson County Extension teams with the Johnson County Environmental Department to assist residents with their questions and concerns about indoor air quality. There are two areas that cause particular concern: mold and radon.

No matter what you need, stop by, email or give us a call. We're here to help!

Contact Us

Jessica Barnett
Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent
Jessica.Barnett@jocogov.org

Denise Dias
Family and Consumer Sciences Agent
Denise.Dias@jocogov.org