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USDA says more women, young farmers on the job

USDA’s newly-released Census of Agriculture shows women and young farmers play important roles on the farm. Statistician Virginia Harris told USDA’s Agriculture Outlook Forum Thursday they started collecting more information in 2017 about men and women, and their roles on the farm. “Most... Read More.

Cover crops are doing their job during warm winter

An agronomist says the record warm December in Wisconsin is highlighting the importance of using cover crops. Matt Oehmichen with Short Lane Farm Supply tells Brownfield for fun, he took soil temperature measurements Tuesday. “It’s amazing because on the soil temps readout, it... Read More.

Virtual Job Fair to Highlight Hundreds of State Agency Opportunities

By Kansas CommerceTOPEKA, Kan. — Jobseekers are encouraged to attend the upcoming State of Kansas Agencies Virtual Job Fair from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 27. This month’s virtual fair, hosted by KANSASWORKS, will feature many exciting employment opportunities available across... Read More.

New Macksville Superintendent, Dr. Suzann Bouray, Now on the Job

MACKSVILLE, Kan. – New Macksville USD 351 superintendent of schools Dr. Suzann Bouray began her new position on July 1st. Bouray comes from Beloit where she served as Transitional Learning Center principal for USD 273.Bouray has extensive experience as a classroom teacher at both... Read More.