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USD 308 Seeks Community Input for District Facilities Plan

By Hutchinson Public Schools HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Hutchinson Public Schools USD 308 is excited to announce a series of public engagement meetings. The Facilities Steering Committee of Hutchinson Public Schools has been meeting since January 2023 to determine district... Read More.

Plan now to comply with new herbicide regulations

The senior policy director at the Missouri Soybean Association says farmers will need to implement more soil health practices to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency’s new herbicide strategy. Casey Wasser says starting in 2025, the EPA will start assigning values to pesticides in... Read More.

Pork industry outlines traceability plan

The nation’s pork industry is another step closer to an enhanced swine traceability system.  Scott Hays, a Missouri producer, and immediate past president of the National Pork Producers Council tells Brownfield NPPC has spent nearly two years developing a program that would expedite a... Read More.

Have a plan for resistant weeds

As farmers manage resistant weeds like amaranth and Italian rye grass, Ryan Bryant with UPL says a comprehensive weed management plan is a good idea. “Using a good pre-foundation, follow with a timely post-emergence application and at the same time, making sure we’re using... Read More.

EPA to release final herbicide action plan late August

The Environmental Protection Agency will delay their release of a final herbicide action strategy until the end of August and the CEO of the Ag Retailers Association says the agency is trying to get it right. Daren Coppock tells Brownfield EPA is trying to... Read More.

Royals Plan to Build New Ballpark in Downtown Kansas City

BY DAVE SKRETTA KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals intend to build their new downtown ballpark blocks away from T-Mobile Center and the Power & Light District, scrapping two concepts elsewhere in the city for a location that puts the stadium closer... Read More.

Have a plan for stored grain

A farm business management instructor from northwest Minnesota says farmers should have a marketing plan for their stored grain and oilseeds. Betsy Jensen says no one is excited about commodity prices, but that’s not an excuse to not plan. “There are lots of farmers that... Read More.