• Heat Advisory for Hutchinson - Click for Details
    Effective: July 04, 2022 @ 1:00pm
    Expires: July 05, 2022 @ 8:00pm
    Heat index values up to 105 expected.
    Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast Kansas.
    From 1 PM Monday to 8 PM CDT Tuesday.
    Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
    Stay well hydrated to reduce the risk of heat related illnesses. Avoid working outside during between 1 PM and 7 PM if possible.
    Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.
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Cattle, hog futures end the week higher

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live and feeder cattle ended the week higher, feeders were in the lead on the lower move in corn.  August live cattle closed $2.02 higher at $134.60 and October live closed $1.20 higher at $139.97.  August feeder cattle... Read More.

USDA projects tighter hog supplies

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Hog futures higher to end the week

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle ended the day mixed ahead of the USDA’s On Feed numbers.  Feeders were lower, pressured by the higher corn.  August live cattle closed $.50 lower at $133.37 and October live cattle closed $.25 lower at $138.75. ... Read More.

Cattle, hog futures lower to start the week

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