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Pulaski's Lasecki to receive Medal of Courage

PULASKI – Jim Richie can recall going from farm to farm to cultivate talent for the Pulaski wrestling team in the 1960s.

Richie, the young coach of the fledgling squad, knew he had his work cut out for him to convince area farmers to let their sons come out for the team since his practices cut right into chore time. 1,009 more words


Less wheat planted, low prices to blame

PEABODY, Kan.¬†(KSNW) – It’s been a century since Kansas farmers have planted less wheat than right now.

Ag experts say the smaller acreage is just an economics 101 lesson. 388 more words


Land Fall

‘Land Fall’ is an idea, not a location. In Winter, when the ground is hard underfoot, the activity of man scores pathways and coordinates on the surface. 94 more words


Boost Local Ag with USDA's Farmers Market Promotion Program

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is accepting applications for its Farmers Market Promotion Program which aims to increase domestic consumption of locally and regionally produced agricultural products. 170 more words


Master Gardener class begin tomorrow night

Ever wish you were the master of your garden?

Instructors from Mississippi State University will show you how. Master Gardner classes, designed to train and certify participants in consumer horticulture,  begin tomorrow: Thursday, Jan. 32 more words

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