July

  • Faces of Harvest: Brad Hobelmann

    July 10, 2015

    Ever since he was knee-high to a grasshopper, Brad Hobelmann from Belleville, Kansas has been involved in wheat harvest. In the late 60’s and early 70’s, Hobelmann Farms operated a custom harvest...

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  • All in Good Authority

    July 10, 2015

    In a successful bipartisan effort President Obama signed the Trade Promotion Authority into law on June 29. The Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is a federal legislative procedure that requires the...

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  • Faces of Harvest – Chris Tanner

    July 8, 2015

    Chris Tanner’s wheat near Norton did not have a good year, damaged by spring freeze, resurrected with May rainfall and stricken with stripe rust.

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  • No Kansas Wheat Harvest Report Today - Rain

    July 6, 2015

    There will be no harvest report today, July 6, 2015, due to precipitation across the state of Kansas.

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  • Rediscover Wheat - July 2015

    July 6, 2015

    Rediscover Wheat is the official publication of the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers (KAWG) and the Kansas Wheat Commission (KWC). Harvest 2015 National Festival of Breads Winner Nigerian...

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  • Day 11, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

    July 5, 2015

    Many farmers were able to wrap up their wheat harvests just in time to celebrate the holiday weekend, but some farmers in northwest Kansas were just starting their harvests in time to enjoy the...

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  • Day 10, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report

    July 2, 2015

    Harvest is beginning to wrap up in many areas of the state while others haven’t gotten much of a chance to start. While there has been some test cutting in northwest Kansas, harvest hasn’t been able...

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  • Faces of Harvest: Ruthann Spare

    July 2, 2015

    The best answer to a complicated question is often the most obvious. Take Ruthann Spare. Searching for a future career path in college, she spent summers working on the family farm in Ellinwood.

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  • Faces of Harvest: Matt Splitter

    July 2, 2015

    Work hard, others notice. Find advisors who will teach you, not just help you. Dispensing this advice demonstrates that Matt Splitter is not just a young farmer, but already a wise one.

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  • 2015 Wheat Crop Hit By Just About Everything

    July 2, 2015

    As combines roll across Kansas, phrases like “miracle wheat,” “pleasantly surprised” and “exceeded expectations” pop up daily in harvest reports along with scattered stories of other fields struck...

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