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Minnesota to require H5N1 testing for show cows

Minnesota’s Board of Animal Health will now require lactating dairy cattle to have a recent negative H5N1 test before going to fairs and exhibitions. The order takes effect Tuesday, June 18th.  The show cattle must have both a negative H5N1 test result and Certificate... Read More.

Fire Hydrant Flow Testing Begins, will Last for Two Weeks

Testing could cause water discoloration, but water remains safe to use  By the City of Hutchinson Public Works Department HUTCHINSON, Kan. —The City of Hutchinson Fire Department and the Hutchinson Public Works Water Division will be working together over the... Read More.

Spring is a good time for SCN testing

Farmers conducting soil testing this spring are also encouraged to sample for Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN). Nathan Schroeder (SHROH-der), nematologist at the University of Illinois, says SCN is the leading cause of soybean yield loss.. “A lot of times, farmers don’t know that they have... Read More.

Revised Outdoor Warning Siren Testing Schedule

By the City of Hutchinson Public Works Department HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Hutchinson Public Works Department is announcing a modification to the testing schedule for outdoor warning sirens in and around Hutchinson and South Hutchinson. This change is in... Read More.