LYLES STATION, Ind. - The sun is just dawning over a parking lot wedged between a cornfield and a Bob Evans in southwestern Indiana. The farmers arrive early. This is like sleeping in for them. The prospect of this pilgrimage to Washington, D.C., makes them proud, nostalgic and a little edgy.
MANHATTAN - The Food and Drug Administration has greenlighted a pilot project by veterinary researchers at Kansas State University to monitor antibiotic use in beef feedlots and dairies with a $1.5 million grant — $300,000 per year for five years.
MANHATTAN – The sprinklers go off by mistake in your office building. A strong wind blows the roof off your lab. You lose all of your computer files in a major crash.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Lubbock-based Plains Cotton Cooperative Association (PCCA) announced total net margins of $23.8 million from fiscal 2015-16 operations. The announcement was made during the cooperative’s 63rd annual meeting of grower-owners in Lubbock. Further cash distributions to PCCA’s gr…
MANHATTAN - Interested in growing pecans and fruit trees? Ever see how a sawmill turns a tree into lumber? What about those trees and woodlands along your creek? Are they providing you all the wildlife, recreation, and water quality benefits they can?
LYONS - “All Things Horse” is the theme for the Horse Fair being held at the Bar K Bar Arena in Lyons on Oct. 8. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Designed to be an affordable one day event located in central Kansas, this is proving to be an event not to be missed. There has been a large respon…
GARDEN CITY – A Kansas State University agricultural engineer who has put mobile drip irrigation on a fast track for conserving water in western Kansas has received a national award for the innovation.
Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska established an agreement this week in the longstanding conflict over water from the Republican River basin, as the Republican River Compact Administration signed two resolutions.
Kansas has more than 6,000 dead towns. Here are a few of them I traveled to as a Hutchinson News journalist.