Short stature corn generated some buzz at this year’s Farm Progress Show. Bayer corn ag systems lead Ryan Tichich says their Smart Corn System features hybrids that are about a third shorter than tall corn counterparts. “And that brings about (at least) three immediate benefits.... Read More.
The head of the U.S. Grains Council says it’s too early to call the grain export agreement between Ukraine and Russia a success. “I had a lot of doubts at the start that it would hold in the first place.” President and CEO Ryan LeGrand... Read More.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs cornerback Rashad Fenton returned from the physically unable to perform list on Tuesday, giving him plenty of time to test out his surgically repaired shoulder and ramp up in training camp before the start of the... Read More.
By Michael Phillis ST. LOUIS (AP) — The climate deal reached last week by Senate Democrats could reduce the amount of greenhouse gases that American farmers produce by expanding programs that help accumulate carbon in soil, fund climate-focused research and lower the abundant... Read More.
KANSAS CITY, MO.—The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have acquired infielder Samad Taylor and right-handed pitcher Max Castillo from Toronto for infielder Whit Merrifield. Taylor, who turned 24 on July 11, has posted a .258/.337/.426 (63-for-244, .763 OPS) slashline in 70 games for... Read More.
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNS) - A deal to bring a $4 billion Panasonic plant to Kansas lacks requirements for how many jobs it will create or how much those employees will earn. The Kansas City Star reports that Kansas is giving more than half of... Read More.