• Kansas in spotlight as Chinese delegation from Hebei Province visits Kansas

    Kansas Department of Agriculture and Kansas Department of Commerce hosted a Chinese agricultural delegation from Hebei Province May 5-6, 2015.
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  • DriftWatch provides safety to Kansas specialty crop growers

    Maintaining the rich heritage of agricultural stewardship in Kansas, the Kansas Department of Agriculture has teamed up with DriftWatch, an online mapping tool, to protect the state’s specialty crops.
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  • Kansan offers testimony to Senate Ag Committee in support of lifting Cuban embargo

    Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, recently held a hearing on opportunities and challenges for agriculture trade with Cuba. Fifth generation wheat farmer Doug Keesling of Chase, Kansas, offered testimony of support.
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  • Emerald Ash Borer traps set across Kansas

    The Kansas Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Agriculture plan to set 163 Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) traps across the state to help prevent the spread of EAB and detect unknown populations.
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  • Annual Kansas Sampler Festival spotlights From the Land of Kansas’ members

    Explore the 26th Annual Kansas Sampler Festival with From the Land of Kansas to see, hear, buy and learn about Kansas-made products. Visit the From the Land of Kansas tent, featuring a variety
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  • New commissioners elected to Kansas Commodity Commissions

    Mar 23, 2015
    The Kansas Department of Agriculture announced the results of the elections held for the five grain commodity commissions—corn, grain sorghum, soybeans, sunflowers and wheat in districts One, Two and Three in the Western region of the state
  • KDA Completes Surveys in Leavenworth and Wyandotte Counties

    Mar 20, 2015
    In response to the confirmed positive case of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Kansas, the Kansas Department of Agriculture has completed surveys in Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties and will now begin testing identified flocks.
  • Virtual Kansas Dairy Farm Tour Goes Live on YouTube

    Mar 18, 2015
    n celebration of Ag Day and Ag Month, the agricultural organizations in Kansas partnered together to launch a virtual tour of a dairy farm. The video, which has been posted on the KSRE YouTube channel, features a Kansas dairy farm and can be used as an educational tool for classrooms and organizations statewide.

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