Are you getting the best cash price for your grain? Zip Code:    
High Plains Journal/ Midwest Ag Journal menu dividerMobileHigh Plains Journal/ Midwest Ag Journal menu dividerSubscribe High Plains Journal/ Midwest Ag Journal menu dividerAdvertise High Plains Journal/ Midwest Ag Journal menu dividerContact us  
Home News Livestock Crops Markets Hay, Range & Pasture Home & Family Classifieds Resources This Week's Journal

Farm Survey

Journal Getaways
Reader Comment:
by Greater Franklin County

"Thanks for picking up the story about our Buy One Product Local campaign --- we're"....Read the story...
Join other discussions.


Osowski crew: Picture perfect day

By Stephanie Osowski Monday, July 7 When I looked at the clock and realized it was 7:30 p.m., I could hardly believe it. Today flew by! I guess that’s what dry heat and a breeze will do—perfect harvesting conditi [Read More]


How burdensome are corn supplies?

Corn prices have been declining for almost two years following the peak price generated by the very small U.S. crop in 2012. The recent sharp decline in prices has been associated with increasing prospects for a ve [Read More]


Kansas Soybean Commission schedules Aug. 14 meeting

The Kansas Soybean Commission will conduct a regular meeting Aug. 14 at the Kansas Soybean Building in Topeka. It will begin at 8 a.m. During the meeting, the commissioners will [Read More]

   Grain Sorghum

Sorghum Checkoff announces Leadership Sorghum Class II

The Sorghum Checkoff is pleased to announce the members of Leadership Sorghum Class II. Leadership Sorghum is a program hosted by the Sorghum Checkoff that seeks to develop [Read More]


Cotton Industry Seeks Volunteer Leaders

By Shawn Wade The success of the High Plains cotton industry, like any group effort, is directly tied to the willingness of qualified individuals to volunteer to serve in various leadership positions. [Read More]


Winter canola production meeting planned

In spite of inclimate weather conditions and competition from other money crops, winter canola has become a top choice for discerning Southern Plains farmers in the past decade. Continuing the crop’s [Read More]

Ken Root

Ken Root

Gone fishin'

By Ken Root Mid-summer and hot days bring out the fisherman in me. I consider fishing “purposeful loafing” with the remote possibility of providing

More from the archives of Ken Root
Sara Wyant

Sara Wyant

Wheat growers explore national checkoff, other funding sources

By Sara Wyant Calling it “a bold step forward for the U.S. wheat industry’s future,” National Wheat Foundation (NWF) President Dusty Tallman alerted fellow

More from the archives of Sara Wyant
Jennifer M Latzke

Jennifer M Latzke

Show your #FairThanks

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

More from the archives of Jennifer M Latzke
Kylene Scott

Kylene Scott

Speaker provides insight for agriculture industry

By Kylene Scott Jay Lehr encouraged attendees at the Protein Producers Summit in Colorado Springs, Colorado, during mid-June to tell their stories to those

More from the archives of Kylene Scott
Holly Martin

Holly Martin

Brownback pushes back on "federal overreach"

By Holly Martin Walking among the implements and new services on display at the 3i Show, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback had the chance to

More from the archives of Holly Martin
Larry Dreiling

Larry Dreiling

The next-to-last place any farmer should visit is here

By Larry Dreiling If a farmer is injured in an on-farm accident, the last place any farmer wants to visit is a funeral

More from the archives of Larry Dreiling
Jennifer Carrico

Jennifer Carrico

Kansas auctioneers top World Championship

By Jennifer Carrico Calling out bids, finding the buyer and executing the sale are all important parts of being a good auctioneer. These professionals

More from the archives of Jennifer Carrico
Doug Rich

Doug Rich

Ditch the myths, EPA administrator says

By Doug Rich The message from Gina McCarthy, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), during a presentation before the Agricultural Business Council of

More from the archives of Doug Rich
Trent Loos

Trent Loos

How you going?

By Libbi Loos Editor’s note: Libbi Loos, Trent’s daughter, wrote this week’s Loos Tales column after a recent visit to Australia. I hope you don’t

More from the archives of Trent Loos
Jerry Nine

Jerry Nine

Dry years remind us of a different time

By Jerry Nine (July 16)—I had heard a few people predicting rain for the month of June. One of them was a local rancher

More from the archives of Jerry Nine

Archives Search

click here for

Market Snapshot

Inside Futures

Editorial Archives

Browse Archives

High Plains Journal agriculture news RSS Feed
Add agriculture and ranching news RSS XML feed to My Yahoo!
Add agriculture and livestock RSS XML news feed to Google