• By John Green The Hutchinson News jgreen@hutchnews.com
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Weldon Headings learned his trade repairing equipment on the family farm, and on the road while working as a harvest custom cutter for more than a decade.

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JETMORE – In the heart of cattle country you’d expect a hamburger joint on Jetmore’s Main Street, not a Thai restaurant.

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Kiowa County United – The nonprofit was spearheaded by local Scott Brown. However, his idea came to fruition thanks to several community members who were concerned about the roadblocks they saw to rebuilding Greensburg’s business sector.

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Yes, this is small-town Kansas, population 6,300. But in this town with an economy centered on feedlots, dairies and irrigation, creative artists like Janice Baldwin are spiraling thanks to this downtown store.

Called the Main ARTery, it is a place that showcases the work of southwest Kansas’ creative. Yet, it is more than just a gallery, said Tracy Teeter, who purchased the business in January. She offers classes, as well as workspace so artists can hone their skills and finish projects in a congenial atmosphere.

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  • By Kathy Hanks Kansas Agland
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HUGOTON – For Rebecca Degollado, the steady stream of semitractor trailers along Main Street hauling milk, cattle and other agriculture products is a reminder that this isn’t the same town in which she opened her business 13 years ago.

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INMAN - Three families’ pursued a dream. They hoped if they turned a hay field into a training center for athletes, people would come.

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  • By Mary Clarkin Our Capitol Bureau
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TOPEKA - Permitting heavier grain and livestock tractor-trailers on Kansas roads and extending agriculture-related fees came before separate legislative committee hearings Thursday in Topeka.

  • Mike Stamm, Canola Breeder mjstamm@ksu.edu Dorivar Ruiz Diaz, Nutrient Management Specialist ruizdiaz@ksu.edu
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To maximize the yield potential of winter canola, producers should topdress with nitrogen, sulfur, and possibly boron in the winter. Producers should make topdress applications with consideration for the environmental conditions, the nutrients needed, and the application method.

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For most people, Jan. 1 was a relaxing holiday, complete with parades, football and bowls of black-eyed peas. For livestock producers, it was the day when a new rule went into effect placing the use of all medically important antibiotics that are administered through feed or water under vete…

MANHATTAN – Come join the discussion with Jeff Rasawehr, Ohio farmer and co-founder of Cover Crop Ranch, about integration of cover crops within a crop production system. He, plus several Kansas State University and industry experts, will discuss cover crops, pasture weed management, grazing…