Myers to present Animal Health Industry Insights Brownbag at K-State Olathe

Kansas State University’s Master of Agribusiness (MAB) program is hosting an Animal Health Industry Insights Brownbag on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 12:30 p.m., at the K-State Olathe Campus.

Kansas cropland values are slipping, but pasture values up nearly 7 percent

Kansas farmland values, which climbed and at times soared since 2006, started to level off in 2014 and have dipped so far this year, pulled down by lower grain prices, according to Kansas State University agricultural economist Mykel Taylor. ...

Cropland conversion could have troublesome effect on conservation

Federal agricultural and energy policies introduced as part of the biofuels boom of the late 2000s may have had adverse effects on conservation, according to a recent study from the University of Wisconsin. The research paper, “Cropland Expansion ...

Weekly Grain Market Report

K-State grain market economist Dan O’Brien shares his latest calculations on the likely returns to three different harvest-time grain marketing options for six locations around Kansas, as part of his weekly analysis of the grain markets…he’ll ...


K-State climatologist Mary Knapp details the make-up of the shell around our planet