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Opportunities for U.S. corn in SE Asia

An Illinois farmer says a recent trade mission to southeast Asia highlighted export opportunities for U.S. corn. Dan Meyer, who farms in east-central Illinois, tells Brownfield Vietnam’s aquaponics industry is a prime example… “The biggest thing is fish farms and shrimp and the focus on... Read More.

Grant Opportunities from the Kansas Department of Corrections

By Reno County Kansas Government HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Reno County Kansas Government is pleased to announce that the Kansas Department of Corrections has two funding opportunities to be made aware of.  First is the FY2025 Non-Matching Funds Juvenile Crime Community... Read More.

Milk research opens health & wellness opportunities

A health and wellness leader with Dairy Management Inc. says gut health research could open a $150 billion market for new dairy products. Vice President of Health and Wellness Partnerships Chris Urban tells Brownfield dairy foods support a healthy gut microbiome which can lead... Read More.

Farmers looking for corn market opportunities

A grain and cattle farmer in eastern South Dakota is looking for opportunities to market some corn in the New Year. “There’s a lot of grain in this part of the country that needs to be moved.” Matt Bainbridge tells Brownfield farms near Mitchell had... 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.

State Fair Employment/Volunteer and Camping Opportunities

By the Kansas State Fair HUTCHINSON, Kan. --- Do you Love the Kansas State Fair and want to get in FREE? Are you looking for Community Service hours? Request to be a volunteer for the Kansas State Fair.There are many part-time, seasonal and volunteer positions... Read More.

Tom Takes a Trip Down Ad Astra Memory Lane

By Brenna Eller After being the owners of KIKS and KIOL in Iola, Kan., for over 20 years, Tom Norris and his wife Monica wanted to know that their stations would be taken care of. Because of his long history with Ad Astra... Read More.

Career Opportunities in Kansas Plentiful for Those Seeking Work

By Kansas Commerce TOPEKA, Kan. — Lieutenant Governor and Secretary of Commerce David Toland invites jobseekers and employers to participate in this month’s Statewide Virtual Job Fair, hosted by KANSASWORKS, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 23.“In 2023 alone, more than 1,500 jobseekers... Read More.

MeadowLARK Grant Program Expands Apprenticeship Opportunities in Kansas

By Kansas Commerce TOPEKA, Kan. — On July 24, Governor Laura Kelly announced that the Kansas Office of Apprenticeship launched the MeadowLARK — Leading Apprenticeship Results in Kansas — Initiative to expand the state’s Registered Apprenticeship opportunities further.“MeadowLARK is an important... Read More.