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Night Time Temperatures Affect Corn Yields
High nighttime temperatures during the reproductive growth (at or after flowering) can reduce kernel number, and if later in the season, kernel weight. This effect can be explained as an increase in the rate of respiration, increasing the demand for (More)
Corn Leaf Diseases
While scouting your corn fields after these rains are sure to be on the lookout for leaf diseases. If you don’t catch the diseases in time in can hurt y (More)
Harvey County Fair Market Wheat Show
The Harvey County Fair Board, along with the Extension Ag. PDC will be conducting a county-wide Market Wheat Show at the 2018 Harvey County Fair.  Producer participation in this event is strictly voluntary.  If a producer wishes to enter, just inform (More)
Local Wheat Plot Tour
Everyone is invited to attend and learn about the latest news on wheat varieties in our area. This year we will have two plot tours on one day, (More)
Kansas State Fair Agriculture Challenge
Agriculture is an important piece of our past and a critical part of our future. According to the Kansas Department of Agriculture, there are more than 60,000 farms in Kansas which generate more than $18.5 billion in Agriculture output. On average, K (More)
Harvey County Wheat Options
The dry conditions that have prevailed over much of Kansas since the fall of 2017 have left some wheat growers with relatively dim prospects for grain production for the summer 2018 harvest. An alternative use for that wheat is as a forage crop – sil (More)
Summer Ag Adventure Challenge
As school winds down, it’s time to plan activities for kids. So help them learn about agriculture through the Kansas State Fair Summer Ag Adventure Challenge! There are 12 agriculture adventure stops listed on the Ag Adventure sheet. You choose 6 (More)
Small Predator Control
Small predator control can be a big deal for people that raise small farm animals like poultry, goats, and sheep.  Predators like coyotes and bob cats can cause a lot of dollars in damage very quickly if they are not held in check. The two best ways (More)
Farming SUCCESSion Conference
Join us for The Key to Farming SUCCESSion Conference on March 20th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM featuring Keynote Speaker, Roger McEowen! Attendees will leave with new knowledge and strategies to grow their business and secure farm assets for future g (More)
Double Crop Pig Weed Control
Getting good control of Palmer amaranth and common waterhemp in Kansas has become more of a challenge in recent years. Many populations are now resis (More)
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