By Jennifer M. Latzke
Ribbons and trophies and banners and premiums—oh my.
Whenever we tell the story of youth programs, we tend to focus on who won the rosette, whose name will be engraved on the trophy, who gets to place that placard [Read More]
By Trent Loos
“Trent, are you preaching to the choir again?” Do you have any idea how many times I hear that?
Well, quite honestly I do spend a tremendous of my time preaching to the choir, but [Read More]
An inflection is simply a trend change from one direction to another. As the months of 2014 passed and the drought that has gripped the southern High Plains region continued, we could never have imagined the turn of weather events following Mot [Read More]
By Holly Martin
Walking among the implements and new services on display at the 3i Show, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback had the chance to visit with farmers and ranchers from across the state[Read More]
By Jennifer Carrico
Calling out bids, finding the buyer and executing the sale are all important parts of being a good auctioneer. These professionals also need to know the livestock industry and b[Read More]
By Larry Dreiling
Editor’s note: High Plains Journal is taking a look at the Big First primary between two-term incumbent Tim Huelskamp, once a member of the House Ag Committee, and his challenger, Alan LaPoli[Read More]
By Jerry Nine
(June 23)—We lost our good friend Melvin Wilson this past week. He had just turned 95 years old. But old was something he was not.
I had known Melvin for quite a few years, but for the past 14[Read More]
By Seymour Klierly
With the control of the United States Senate best rated as a toss-up, the elections this fall have already dampened leadership’s willingness to do much for the rest of the year in Washington, DC. Protecting politicia[Read More]
By Ray Ridlen
Irises are excellent perennials for the home gardener. These long lived plants require very little care and bloom when few other plants do after spring flowering bulbs and before phlox. There are virtually several thousand varietie[Read More]