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Foxtail Barley

Foxtail barley (Hordeum jubatum) receives its common name from its unique bushy inflorescence, or flower, which is similar in shape to the tail of a fox. 1,249 more words

The Sunflower State

Drip-based microirrigation system market to amass commendable popularity over 2017-2024, improved technological advancements to characterize the industry growth

Microirrigation system market, in recent times, has been witnessing commendable growth, the reason of which can be aptly attributed to the numerous M&As and strategic alliances prevalent across this business sphere. 695 more words

Sustainable & Smart Technologies

Kansas Ag Connection

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The Farm

Cover Crop Decision Tool

Looking for the right cover crop? Give this Cover Crop Decision Tool from the Midwest Cover Crop Council a try.

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The Farm

The Agricultural Adjustment Act in the Great Plains: Part 2

Adjusting Livestock Production

In an effort to reduce hog numbers, payments were also distributed to farmers who would destroy their piglets and pregnant sows. About 6 million piglets were slaughtered under the… 732 more words

Livestock

The Agricultural Adjustment Act in the Great Plains: Part 1

Between 1929 and 1932, the net income of the average farm operator fell 69%.

Prices for agricultural products were at their lowest since the 1890s. Wheat sold for only 25 cents per bushel. 1,082 more words

The Sunflower State