UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center
UMKC Innovation Center

K-State Research and Extension - Johnson County

K-State Research and Extension - Johnson County offers resources and referrals for small business development with emphasis on agriculture, horticulture, and food based businesses.

About

K-State Research and Extension - Johnson County offers resources and referrals for small business development with emphasis on agriculture, horticulture, and food based businesses. We can provide economic data on costs/returns for various agriculture and horticulture operations.  K-State also offers product development for food based businesses that includes testing of food ingredients, shelf life, label development and batch management.  Our Pollutions prevention partner offers assistance with small generators of waste materials.

Services

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review

Economic and Site Development

  • Environmental Compliance

Operations and Logistics

  • Pollution Prevention

Product Development

  • Product Design and Development

Regulatory Compliance

  • Environmental Compliance

Starting a Business

  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Technical Assistance

  • Pollution Prevention

Training

  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Classes
Primary ContactTara Markley
Address11811 South Sunset Drive
Ste 1500
Olathe, KS 66061
Phone(913) 715-7000
Fax(913) 715-7005