WICHITA - The Sedgwick County Extension Education Center, 7001 W. 21st N, Wichita, will hold a Tomato Growing Crash Course workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21, at the Sedgwick County Extension Education Center, Sunflower Room, 21st and Ridge Road in Wichita. Check-in starts at 8:30 a.m.

The Kansas Rural Center invites women farmers or want-to-be-farmers, women landowners, and women interested in sustainable farming, food production and local food initiatives to attend a Women in Farming Workshop on Saturday, May 6, 2017.

The Kansas economy relies on water and for more than a generation, experts have warned that western Kansas' economic resource is vanishing. With Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback putting a focus on the state's dwindling water supply, we continue to delve into the issues surrounding the declining Ogallala Aquifer and how it affects Kansas.
Dead Towns

Kansas has more than 6,000 dead towns. Here are a few of them I traveled to as a Hutchinson News journalist.