posted on April 10, 2015 at 5:46 PM
The Obama administration ramps up its efforts to fight climate change. The Energy Department predicts prices at the pump will fall this summer to the lowest level in years. We’ll catch-up with a trio of Kansas brothers whose agricultural video...
posted on April 10, 2015 at 2:23 PM
Days after a foodborne illness was linked to Blue Bell ice cream products, a state inspection of an Oklahoma plant later tied to the infection praised the facility for having no violations and doing a "great job," according to a copy of the...
posted on March 13, 2015 at 1:54 PM
Kansas has established quarantine zones in Crawford and Cherokee counties in the wake of a case of avian influenza in neighboring Missouri.
posted on January 16, 2015 at 1:58 PM
A new study estimates it would cost $18 billion to reroute water from the Missouri River to help irrigate farms in western Kansas, and another $1 billion each year to operate the system.
posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM
Election night turned into a “grand ol’ party” Tuesday as Republicans took back the majority in the U.S. Senate and built on their lead in the House.
posted on October 31, 2014 at 5:46 PM
The balance of power in the U.S. Senate is in play next week when 36 of the seats are up for grabs. Republicans need a net gain of six seats to take control of the chamber. Additions could be made in states like Iowa with the retirement of Tom...
posted on July 11, 2014 at 2:47 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas will develop a program for breeding lesser prairie chickens in hopes of getting the federal government to back off its listing of the bird as a threatened species, Gov. Sam Brownback announced Thursday.
An Audubon of...
posted on June 27, 2014 at 2:50 PM
Kansas health officials on Monday were at the site of natural gas pipeline eruption in eastern Kansas, where crops and trees have withered since a dark, oily plume burst from the line while crews were trying to perform maintenance.
posted on June 20, 2014 at 5:44 PM
The waving wheat is not as sweet this year in Oklahoma. Too little rain and late frigid temperatures stunted what the USDA says is likely the Sooner State’s smallest crop in more than 50 years.
posted on March 21, 2014 at 3:19 PM
Many landowners worry the towers and lines will reduce property values, get in the way of farming operations like crop-dusting and irrigation, and even create health risks for those living so close to high-voltage wires.
posted on March 7, 2014 at 3:34 PM
California law prohibits the sale of eggs in the state from any hen not raised in compliance with California's animal care standards.
posted on March 7, 2014 at 3:29 PM
The lawsuit filed by more than 200 landowners said the Corps has deemphasized flood control while deciding how to manage Missouri River reservoirs as part of an effort to restore habitat for endangered species.
posted on January 17, 2014 at 3:14 PM
Wheat stalks are most resistant to winter conditions from mid-December to mid-January.
posted on January 3, 2014 at 6:15 PM
Technological advancements have unleashed amazing inventions in recent years. It’s doubtful any single device has made a bigger impact – or been more widely embraced -- than smartphones. And with minimal modification, the components housed...
posted on June 7, 2013 at 4:13 PM
A Kansas farmer has sued seed giant Monsanto over last week's discovery of genetically engineered experimental wheat in an 80-acre field in Oregon, claiming the company's gross negligence hurt U.S. growers by driving down wheat prices and...