Kansas Pride Showcased at State Fair

(Pictured: Left to right: Jacob Bell, Wild West District – Hugoton, Maddy Nichepor, Walnut Creek District – Ness City, Ryan Myers, Central Kansas District – Minneapolis, Truman Hooker, Sunflower District – Goodland) For audio version, visit kansaswheat.org It takes a lot of work to get the glowing Ferris Wheel spinning, just...

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Wheat specialist says it’s time to manage wheat

  For audio version, visit  kansaswheat.org By Jordan Hildebrand Farmers across the state have access to many of the most cutting-edge wheat varieties ever bred. These varieties are all created with performance in mind, so how can producers gain that coveted yield bump when the dozens of varieties at their...

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The Future of Wheat in Kansas

Opinion:  The Future of Wheat in Kansas A few months ago I wrote an article pointing out the fact that Hard Red Winter wheat production in the United States is at a crossroads. I meant that planted acres in the U.S. are down, primarily because of economics. It simply doesn’t...

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Kansas wheat farmer testifies on importance of Grain Inspection System for U.S. export markets

Wheat Scoop: For audio version, visit kansaswheat.org By Jordan Hildebrand   MANHATTAN, Kan. – A Kansas wheat farmer testified in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry on “Perspectives on Reauthorization of the U.S. Grain Standards Act” on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Brian Linin, a farmer from Goodland...

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