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Herding Innovation in Livestock

… tomato. However, animal agriculture and extension remained her … standpoint.   —Maci Mueller, Kansas State University In 2002, … need for dehorning, livestock producers painstakingly conduct selective … . While millions of farmers continue to grow genetically

Is it time for a farmer venture fund?

… all types next to agriculture technology inventors and businesses … desire to put funds into agriculture. The individual money morphs … Fulcrum Global Capital, a Kansas City-based venture capital fund … to the farm are doing

Chinch bug activity in Kansas

… Entomology. Chinch bugs in Kansas are a perennial pest of … have caused problems in turf farms, golf courses, and lawns. … year, in 2023, much of Kansas experienced large populations of chinch … 47;item/chinch-bug-kansas-crop-pests_MF3107 •

Kansas water priority meetings request public input

… a national officer for the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow. She … the Kansas Professional Communicators, Kansas Press Association, the National Federation of Presswomen, Livestock … neighbors understand the issues our Kansas farmers face in bringing the

Don’t get burned by the heat this summer

… Larson, project consultant for Kansas State University’s Carl … Agricultural Engineering, says summer’s hottest days are still ahead in Kansas … , and farmers and ranchers should … afternoon or evening. The Kansas Mesonet reports the

Missouri farm a generational ‘berry destination’

… Control, traveling through Atlanta, Kansas City and Seattle, whereas … one crop. Persimmon Hill Farm today grows blueberries, blackberries, … it.” Persimmon Hill Farm boasts 35 farm-made products including … Another highlight is the farm’s award-winning

Tar spot shows up in Missouri corn crops

… is in mid-Missouri, prompting farmers to consider applying fungicides for … made it to nearby northeast Kansas, east-central Iowa and northern … could spread. University researchers and farmers are watching. Photo by MU …