If I were putting together a Sunday Drive Edition of a scavenger hunt, it would most certainly include the “CO-OP” emblem. You probably know what one I mean: an outline of a red circle and blue circle overlapping and the letters C-O-O-P stamped in the middle.

MANHATTAN — For the week ending September 20, 2020, there were 6.6 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

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MANHATTAN — For the week ending September 13, 2020, there were 3.7 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Where is your favorite place that you have lived? It might not surprise you that Kansas isn’t usually my first response. Kansas is an acquired taste.

MANHATTAN — For the week ending Aug. 30, 2020, there were 6.4 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).

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Dozens of Kansas communities are in danger of missing out on significant amounts of money from the federal government because residents haven’t completed their 2020 Census.

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I have a neighbor who is in his 80s and several years ago he planted a grove of walnut trees. Now that is faith and foresight. I am sure he is not planning on reaping the benefits of those walnut trees unless he has somehow found the fountain of youth.

Voters Organized to Elect Farm Bureau Friends, also known as VOTE FBF, scored perfect marks in federal races during the primary earlier this month. Three endorsements, three wins, three candidates who understand agriculture moving on to November’s general election.

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Judging by my mailbox, TV and social media, we are in the silly season of politics. Yes, the August primary is drawing near and the last, final and, in some cases, desperate push for your vote is happening.

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MANHATTAN — For the week ending July 12, there were 5.7 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

As the days wind down in June, wheat harvest has just now begun for our family. It’s a late harvest this year, but we are glad we are able to get into the fields to harvest the grain.