Farming & Ranching

KLA membership approves policy on a wide range of issues

Submitted Members of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) approved policy addressing property taxes, wildfire suppression, animal traceability and other issues during the group’s annual business meeting Friday, Nov. 30, in…

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Late season moisture could spell trouble for soybean, corn harvests

Weather is still taking a big toll on the harvest, now throwing farmers a 180 by heaping moisture and cold temperatures on as they hope to complete, and in some…

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FSA Livestock Forage Program still available

Submitted by Rob Larkin Producers in Nemaha County can still apply for 2018 Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) benefits. Nemaha County became eligible for Livestock Forage program on Aug. 14,…

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Counties may be eligible for emergency disaster loans

Submitted by Rob Larkin Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated eight counties in Kansas as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Atchison, Graham, Lane, Marshall, Nemaha, Scott, Sherman and Washington counties…

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Rains should bump soybean yields

With September upon us, harvest is on most farmers’ minds. And while the area experienced dry, hot weather conditions throughout the summer — and during the times when moisture was…

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Neal Haverkamp is elected alternate angus delegate

Neal Haverkamp of Bern has been elected as an alternate delegate to the 135rd Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates. The convention will be held Nov. 3-5 at the…

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Nemaha County livestock producers may be eligible for 2018 drought disaster assistance

Submitted by Rob Larkin Nemaha County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Rob Larkin announced that ranchers and livestock producers may be eligible for assistance from the Livestock Forage Disaster…

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ELAP covers losses from additional cost of transporting water to livestock

Submitted by Rob Larkin Rob Larkin, executive director of Nemaha County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA), reminds producers who have incurred additional operating costs for transporting water to livestock due…

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Applications are being accepted for cost share to support nutrient management practices

Submitted by Kerry Wedel, Coordinator The Delaware River Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy (WRAPS) provides financial assistance for installation of best management practices on agricultural lands located in priority areas…

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Election period opened for Seed Cotton Program

Submitted by Kitra Cooper The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that seed cotton producers, who want to participate in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage…

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Assistance to be provided to producers

Submitted by Sheila Forrester Gaye L. Benfer, acting Kansas State Conservationist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced today that NRCS is offering technical…

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USDA to survey county small grains acreage

Submitted The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will survey producers in 32 states, including Kansas, for its County Agricultural Production Survey. “County-level yields have a direct…

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Nemaha County can request CRP Emergency Haying and Grazing

Nemaha County producers may now make requests for CRP Emergency Haying and Grazing at the Nemaha County FSA Office. Established CRP practices CP1, CP2, CP4B, CP4D, CP10, CP18B, CP18C and…

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Nominees needed for the 2018 County Committee Election

Submitted by Rob Larkin, County Executive Director The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) encourages America’s farmers and ranchers to nominate candidates to lead, serve and represent their community on their…

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CRP Emergency Haying and Grazing

Submitted by Rob Larkin Nemaha County producers may now make requests for CRP Emergency Haying and Grazing at the Nemaha County FSA Office. Established CRP practices CP1, CP2, CP4B, CP4D,…

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