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Ratzlaff, Van Zelfden Named Young Kansans

By Hutchinson Community College HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Two outstanding Hutchinson Community College students were recognized as the 2024 Young Kansan Award winners at a ceremony on campus on May 1. The students will also be honored during the College’s... Read More.

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.

Henry County Young Farmer & Ag Professionals adapt

An Indiana young farmer says she’d like to see renewed efforts to connect students to agricultural educational opportunities. Henry County Farm Bureau Young Farmer & Ag Professionals co-chair Jessica Wenning tells Brownfield schools have hesitated to resume some pre-pandemic activities. “I would like to... Read More.

MO farmer elected to Young Farmers and Ranchers Executive Committee

A central Missouri farmer will serve on the executive committee for the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Young Farmers and Ranchers in 2024. Clarissa Cauthorn tells Brownfield she’ll take over as the vice-chairman in March. “That means I’ll help lead our group of 18 appointments across... Read More.

McPherson College Honors Young Alumni

By McPherson College McPHERSON, Kan. — Each year, McPherson College recognizes the accomplishments of young alumni during the Honors Convocation at Homecoming. This year, five alumni — Adeola Grillo Coker '94, Erin '95 & Nathan '98 Swenson-Reinhold, and Paul '00 & Renata Lichty '02 Prose... Read More.

Young at Heart Day: Kansas State Fair 2023

By Brenna Eller  HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The first day of the Kansas State Fair starts today and because it is Young at Heart Day, adults ages 55 and older will get in for $2 at the gates. The day... Read More.