MANHATTAN — Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.48 million cattle on feed on Dec. 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is leveraging its authorities under the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) to bring in new types of partners and ultimately expand opportunities in voluntary conservation for the nation’s agricultural producers and private l…
MANHATTAN — Nearly 400 Farm Bureau members of Kansas, including several from Miami County, recently wrapped up business for their farm organization during Kansas Farm Bureau’s 103rd annual meeting in Manhattan.
K-State Research and Extension recognizes the uncertainty that farmers and ranchers are experiencing due to fluctuating grain and input prices. More than ever, risk management of the operation is critical to long-term sustainability.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) began mailing ballots earlier this month for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county and urban county committee elections to all eligible agricultural producers and private landowners across the country.
In a few short days we will all sit down and celebrate Thanksgiving. The holiday that is meant for us to reflect and decide what it is for which we are thankful.