Kansas Winter Beef Expo Update

Farm Broadcaster Clay Patton talks with Case Rundel on how the 2017 Kansas Winter Beef Expo is starting. The Kansas Winter Beef Expo will run December 8-10th at the State Fair Grounds in Hutchinson. Kansas Farm and Ranch Radio Would like to ...

Veterinary Feed Directive, Where are we now?

A year ago producers were trying to learn and prepare for the coming implementation of the Veterinary Feed Directive. K-State research and extension made a large push across the state to educate producers. That’s when we talked to K-State ...

Kansas Farm and Ranch Radio Commodity Wrap UP 10-9

Join Kansas Farm and Ranch Radio farm broadcaster Clay Patton and Garret Jones of Lansing Trade Group for a look at last week’s grain markets. The pair also look at how weather might play a role in grain markets this week. Join Kansas ...

Auction Block 9-11

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The Faces of Harvest: Mike and Tanner Brown, Colby

It has been a rough few years for farmers in western Kansas. Drought has taken its toll on many farmers,  and Mike Brown of Solomon Creek Farms near Colby, is no exception. The 2013 wheat yields have been disappointing for many in the area, ...

The Faces of Harvest: Lance Russell, Hays

From left: Cathy, Lyle, Brooke and Lance Russell from Ellis County Lance Russell knew from age 3 that farming was all he wanted to do. Everything about farming was fascinating: all the machinery, the wonder of growing crops and especially, ...

Wheat Field Report: Poor Crop Taking Shape

Despite various amounts of rain and snow throughout Kansas since Christmas, the Kansas wheat crop is in poor shape, based on reports from directors of the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers and personal observations occurring Jan. 15-Jan. 21. ...

Field Tour Shows Some Surprising Conditions…For Now

In its last Weekly Crop Weather report of 2012, Kansas Ag Statistics reported that the Kansas wheat crop was just 29% good to excellent. This is the worst wheat condition at this point in the year in the entire time that KASS has issued Crop ...