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Winter Vitamin A, E for beef cows

Since I’ve been on a roll with nutrition topics, vitamins are another consideration that can’t be overlooked in winter cowherd nutritional discussion. Two of the most important to discuss at…

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Considering sulphur

In crop productions systems, we typically consider 16 elements essential for growth. Of those, Sulphur (S) is often considered the fourth major nutrient, right behind Nitrogen (N), Phosphorous (P) and…

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Save time during the holidays by freezing yeast bread, cookie dough

The holiday season can get really busy, and being able to prepare yeast bread dough ahead of time and freeze it for later use could save time, according to Kansas…

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Reduce stress with healthy holiday habits

With the holidays just around the corner, our lives can get hectic. There is often too much to do and too little time. For others, the holidays can be a…

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When He comes again

Currently, we are in the season of Advent when Christians celebrate the first coming of our Lord and Savior to earth. In Luke 19:28-44, we have the detailed arrival of…

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Controlling volunteer trees

Though trees are a vital part of our landscapes, there are situations where volunteer trees need to be controlled. This is often a case of the wrong plant in the…

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Pardon our dust: we’re under new management!

Any family that can stick together through a house remodeling project can probably stick together through anything. Living inside a construction zone can tax our goodwill to its limits. The…

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Plan ahead to stay safe during winter weather

The weather in Kansas may be unseasonably warm for the next several days, but we’re entering the time of year when a winter storm can blow in suddenly. Kansas State…

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Stop giving cash

Americans are some of the most giving people in the world. In fact, we are the most giving, according to World Giving Index. Americans donate more time and money to…

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Winter mineral nutrition

As I look back on some of my nutrition related articles recently, I see that I’m guilty of overlooking discussion that this article mentions in mineral supplementation. Mineral consumption in…

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Management of Eastern redcedar with herbicides

The most common control methods used against Eastern redcedar are typically prescribed fire and cutting below the lowest branches. Fire works well on trees less than three feet tall where…

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Budgeting for the winter holidays

From Thanksgiving to New Years, winter holidays can be stressful mentally and financially. The beginning of the winter holiday season has begun, filled with food, family, friends and fun. Kansas…

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Celebrating the holidays with older family members

The holidays can be an excellent time to join with family and celebrate. We often see loved ones we haven’t seen in several months. These are often times for happy…

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What’s your CRP forage worth?

One of the first “big kid” farm projects my Dad turned me loose on by myself was seeding down the marginal farm ground our family has owned for a century….

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Wood ashes as a fertilizer source?

It’s cold and the fireplace has likely been in heavy use the past week. The ash left can be an issue on multiple fronts, but if your disposal site is…

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