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Meriden Threshers Plan Fall Festival, Swap Meet Attractions

By Frank J. Buchman “So much to see and do” at the combined 42nd and 42nd Fall…

Insurance Wise Investment For High Valued Horses

By Frank J. Buchman With record prices being reported for top performance horses, owners are the most…

Kansas Dairy Ingredients Receives EPA Region 7 Pollution Prevention Award

Kansas Dairy Ingredients in Hugoton, Kansas, a dairy manufacturing facility, was recently selected to receive an EPA…

National Association of State Departments of Agriculture announces Ted McKinney as Chief Executive Officer

The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture is thrilled to announce the selection of Ted McKinney…

Abnormally and Dry Conditions Continue to Expand Across Kansas

The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map for Kansas shows an increase in the area that is abnormally…

Canadian Pacific And Kansas City Southern Execute Agreement To Combine, Creating First Single-Line Rail Network Linking U.S., Mexico And Canada

Calgary and Kansas City, Mo. – Sept. 15, 2021 –  Canadian Pacific Railway Limited and Kansas City…

President Biden Nominates Elaine Trevino as Chief Agricultural Negotiator at USTR

President Biden announced on Monday that he has nominated Elaine Trevino as Chief Agricultural Negotiator at the…

Old Bloodlines Important For Producing Today’s Top Performance Quarter Horses

By Frank J. Buchman “That horse is too old fashioned. It takes modern bloodlines and type to…

Cowboys Sometimes Have Superstitious Beliefs

By Frank J. Buchman “Don’t touch my hat.” A livestock judging teammate demanded that one late Saturday…

Positioning Of Feet Often Overlooked Vital Part In Developing Riding Horse

By Frank J. Buchman “A positive start is the key to an outstanding finished working horse.” However…

Kansas Ag Network/WIBW Radio Special Agricultural Forum at the Kansas State Fair

The Kansas Agriculture Network and 580 WIBW held their annual State Fair Program at the Kansas State…

NCBA Statement on BSE Cases Detected in Brazil

National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Chief Executive Officer Colin Woodall issued the following statement, on Tuesday, regarding the…

Farm Bureau Raises Concerns About Partisan Reconciliation Package

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall today sent a letter to congressional leadership expressing deep concerns…

Historical Council Grove Pageant Depicts Tensions Between Native Americans And Santa Fe Trail Settlers

By Frank J. Buchman First settlers in Council Grove on the Santa Fe Trail were intruders on…

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Horse in Shawnee County

The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health has received notification of a confirmed case of…