Calving Schools Planned

Manhattan, KS– In anticipation of calving season, Kansas State University Animal Sciences and Industry and K-State Research and Extension are planning on a series of calving schools in January. The program will outline overall calving management that includes stages of the normal calving process as well as tips to handle difficult calving situations. A.J. Tarpoff, […]

Budgeting for the Winter Holidays

By Maddy Rohr, K-State Research and Extension news service   Manhattan, KS— The beginning of the winter holiday season has begun, filled with food, family, friends and fun. Kansas State University personal financial planning specialist Elizabeth Kiss says that as celebrations are planned, it is important to consider the mental and financial stresses of the […]

Safety on the Farm: Rollover Protection Structures Save Lives, says K-State Official

K-State Research and Extension news service    Manhattan, KS– A Kansas State University official says a program that offers rebates to farmers could help “close the gap” on more Kansans installing safety kits on tractors and other equipment – and more importantly, save lives.   Tawnie Larson, state coordinator of the Rollbars, Rollover Protection Structures […]

Governor Laura Kelly Announces Semiconductor Company Investing $4M, Creating 30 Jobs Near Manhattan

Topeka, KS– Governor Laura Kelly today announced that Radiation Detection Technologies, Inc. (RDT), a semiconductor device manufacturer, is expanding its operations around Manhattan. The company will create 30 new jobs over the next five years with a $4 million investment to construct a new facility and purchase new semiconductor processing equipment. “Radiation Detection Technologies’ investment shows […]

Two Kansans Head to the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship Qualifying Event

Clay Center, KS- Two Kansans are heading to the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship Qualifying Event October 29th. The first of the three regional qualifying events for the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship (WLAC) will be held in Ripley, West Virginia. A total of 28 contestants, including our own Lynn Langvart of Chapman, Kansas and Andrew Finlay, […]