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Senate Ag Committee leaders see cutting-edge ag research

Senate Agriculture Committee leaders recently witnessed advancements in ag research. Committee member Amy Klobuchar hosted chair Debbie Stabenow on a tour of the University of Minnesota’s cereal disease lab. “It really matters (to see the research first hand) because I knew, I’d been here once... Read More.

Soybean research supports new uses

Barry McGraw is the founder of Airable Research Lab, which works with commercial companies to find soy-based solutions at no cost. In this Pods for Profits, he tells Brownfield how soybean farmer support helps the lab find new uses for soybeans to solve industrial and... Read More.

Research coalition works to better understand impacts of PFAS

The director of Michigan State University’s Center for PFAS Research says the organization is focusing on solutions for farmers who are impacted by ‘forever chemicals.’ Fisheries and Wildlife professor Cheryl Murphy tells Brownfield there are a lot of unknowns about how PFAS, or per-... Read More.

More research is needed to study PFAS impacts to ag

The ag advisor at the Environmental Protection Agency says federal and state agencies coming together to support farmers impacted by PFAS,  per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or forever chemical contamination. Rod Snyder tells Brownfield research is ongoing to better understand plant and animal uptake of... Read More.

K-State Breaks Ground on Agronomy Research and Innovation Center

By Pat Melgares, K-State Research and Extension MANHATTAN, Kan. - Hailing the occasion as “a significant milestone for Kansas StateUniversity and the entire agriculture industry in Kansas,” Gov. Laura Kelly joined state and national officials in a symbolic groundbreaking for the university’s Agronomy Research and... Read More.

Top Auto Industry Researcher Partners with McPherson College

MCPHERSON, KAN. – McPherson College will partner with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) — considered the most respected research source in the automotive industry — on a study exploring the future of transportation and mobility to create a new engineering, design, and mobility program... Read More.