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KDA Announces 2024 Custom Rates Survey

By the Kansas Department of Agriculture   MANHATTAN, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Agriculture is seeking feedback from Kansans for the 2024 Custom Rates Survey to collect information on rates paid for agricultural custom work. The survey is administered... Read More.

Historic high rates of food insecurity

Many would have thought food insecurity hit all-time highs during the COVID-19 pandemic.  But Allison O’Toole, CEO of Second Harvest Heartland, a food bank based in Minnesota, says that’s not the case.  AUDIO: Healthy Living on food insecurity and the farm bill ...

Financing through times of high rates

A farm financial officer says knowing the true costs of production is critical during times of high interest rates and inflation. Sarah Adams with Farm Credit Mid-America tells Brownfield margins are getting slimmer which means there’s less room for error. “If you know what it... Read More.