Agriculture

Agriculture

China trade tensions worry US farmers

The U.S. hiked tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing said it will counterattack in a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. U.S. farmers worry tariffs will rob them of profits and reduce their ability to compete in the pork market.

Agriculture

Tyson rumor points to 71st and Tyler

The farm fields around the intersection of 71st Street South and Tyler Road are growing more rumors than crops these days. The rumors are that Tyson Foods, the nation’s biggest meat company, is eyeing this obscure intersection between Haysville an

Agriculture

A drone's-eye view of Kansas corn harvest

Jeff Winter operates his John Deere combine near Andale late Tuesday afternoon as he harvests corn on the family farm. Jeff and his father Oran had a number of fields to harvest near Andale and Mount Hope this week. Corn harvest has been in full s

Agriculture

Volunteers feed calves orphaned by wildfires

On Thursday, March 9, 2017, volunteers Robin Boos and Shawn Ryan fed some of the calves orphaned by wildfires, using a bottle to try to get them strong enough to move on. 4-H clubs from around the state have volunteered to feed and raise the calve

Yellow wildflowers paint abstract lines across alfalfa field

A blaze of yellow wildflowers cuts through an alfalfa field in western Sedgwick County. A drone flight over the field shows the bright yellow flowers filling a ditch winding through the property.