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Student Teachers Gain Experience in Corn Industry Through EPIC Tour

Student Teachers Gain Experience in Corn Industry Through EPIC Tour

03-07-2019

By Emily Koop, Eastern Kansas Corn Crew Rep and Market Development Coordinator The end of February came to a close with an incredible learning opportunity for soon-to-be Kansas agricultural ...

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Kansas Corn Receives National Award for STEM Education Program

Kansas Corn Receives National Award for STEM Education Program

03-04-2019

The Kansas Corn STEM education program that has reached thousands of Kansas students and teachers received national recognition at the Commodity Classic Friday in Orlando. The Kansas Corn ...

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Row Width Variations in Kansas – Elliott Family Farm

Row Width Variations in Kansas – Elliott Family Farm

03-01-2019

By Emily Koop, Eastern Kansas Corn Crew Rep. Decades ago, the space between each corn row was determined by the width of your horse. Horses pulling the equipment needed to be able to fit between ...

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Meet the Elliott Family- Harvest 2018

Meet the Elliott Family- Harvest 2018

Check out these video clips from Emily Koop’s 2018 fall harvest visit with Mathew and Lori Elliott of Elliott Family Farms outside of Hiawatha, Kansas.

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Renewal Season: The Value of Partnerships

Renewal Season: The Value of Partnerships

By Deb Ohlde, Central Kansas Corn Crew Representative Farmers must be experts in many areas; plant genetics, technology, meteorology, and marketing to name a few. This time of year, many are ...

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Doing it Differently, Focusing on What They Do Best

Doing it Differently, Focusing on What They Do Best

02-26-2019

Blog Post by Deb Ohlde, Central Kansas Corn Crew Representative Women have been managing the farm forever, but once a year in Kansas they gather at a conference with the same name.  They learn ...

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24th Annual National Ethanol Conference

24th Annual National Ethanol Conference

02-20-2019

By Emily Koop, Market Development Coordinator Last week the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) hosted the 24th National Ethanol Conference in Orlando. Known as one of the top business and ...

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Kansas Corn Cheers Coors Light for #ToastToFarmers

Kansas Corn Cheers Coors Light for #ToastToFarmers

02-15-2019

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USDA NASS 2018 Kansas Corn Statistics

USDA NASS 2018 Kansas Corn Statistics

02-08-2019

The United States Department of Agriculture released the final statistics from the 2018 corn production year. We’re nice and won’t make you read the entire report yourself, so here is our summary ...

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Why Colombia? Kansas Corn farmers, staff work to build export markets

Why Colombia? Kansas Corn farmers, staff work to build export markets

Kansas Corn Commission leaders and staff traveled to the U.S. Grains Council International Marketing Conference and Annual Membership Meeting in Colombia in February. We have had a few questions ...

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