WASHINGTON — After months of delay, the Senate is expected to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. - The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants.
MINNEAPOLIS - The first of tens of thousands of U.S. lawsuits is about to go to trial against Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its decision to introduce a genetically engineered corn seed variety to the U.S. market before China had approved it for imports.
LYONS – Rex Buchanan, interim director of the Kansas Geological Survey and the author of books about Kansas geology and water, will present a program at 7 p.m. Monday at the Rice County Historical Society’s Coronado Quivira Museum, 105 West Lyon in Lyons. He will highlight how water issues t…
Farm lending declined for the sixth consecutive quarter, evidence of how farmers and their bankers are adjusting in the face of persistent weakness in the agriculture economy, the Kansas City Fed said in a Friday report.
USDA has learned that Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri), an invasive weed, may have infested some newly-seeded (2016) conservation plantings across the upper Midwest. Palmer amaranth is highly competitive, and in fact, is the most competitive of the pigweed species. It grows rapidly and one plant can produce a quarter-million seeds.
Dwane Roth knows the worth of water.
Thanks to timely rains last year, Mount Hope-area farmer Jeff Winter figures on some of his fields he pumped half the amount of water that he normally uses to irrigate his crops.
Kansas has more than 6,000 dead towns. Here are a few of them I traveled to as a Hutchinson News journalist.
DUNLAP — Benjamin “Pap” Singleton, who was born a slave in 1809 in Nashville, Tenn., considered himself a latter-day Moses.
There is no Trump in Kansas, but Scott County has Pence.