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Soybeans are the most profitable crop in our area and in the United States. The value of soybeans have increased in the last several years, so have the expenses and production challenges in growing soybeans. Every bushel counts to a soybean producers bottomline. To help soybean producers remain profitable, the Marshall County Extension Service will hold a Soybean Profitability School ... Read More »

Calving Management Clinic Set For Thursday In Concordia & Linn

The K-State Research and Extension Office in Concordia will host a Calving Management Clinic from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 27th at the K-State Research and Extension Office in Concordia. A second session will take place from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 27th at the American Legion in Linn. Featured speaker will be Dr. ... Read More »

Rock Group Kansas To Perform At McCain To Celebrate State’s 150th Birthday

MANHATTAN — Kansas State University’s McCain Performance Series is offering a special way to celebrate 150 years of Kansas statehood: a concert by the rock band Kansas at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, in McCain Auditorium. Fusing British progressive rock with an American heartland sound, Kansas will play many of its biggest hits, including “Carry On Wayward Son,” “Dust in ... Read More »


 Pruning trees and shrubs is often an intimidating task, even for experienced gardeners. Most pruning and training techniques can be done by homeowners when they understand proper principles. Everyone with an interest in learning about pruning is encouraged to attend a program “Pruning Trees and Shrubs” that will be held in Clay Center on Tuesday, December 7, 4:00 p.m. at ... Read More »

River Valley Extension Agents Recognized

Todd Whitney and Pat Gerhardt were recognized at the Annual K-State Research and Extension Awards Luncheon held October 19 in Manhattan. Whitney was recognized for 20 years of service to K-State Research and Extension.  Whitney began his Extension career as the agriculture agent in Logan County in February of 1990.  He spent six years there before moving to Rice County ... Read More »

Minge named K-State Research and Extension Office Professional of the Year

Ruthann Minge, Office Professional for the River Valley Extension District Washington Office was awarded the 2010 K-State Research and Extension County/District Office Professional of the Year at the KSRE Awards Luncheon held October 19 in Manhattan. Minge began her career with K-State in 1971, working on campus until 1974.  From 1974 through the present she has been the office professional ... Read More »

Plant Spring Bulbs now

Believe it or not, now is the time to prepare for the welcome sight of spring flowering bulbs.  Everyone with an interest in growing bulbs is invited to attend “Planting Spring Flowering Bulbs.”  Meetings will be held in each county across the River Valley Extension District: Belleville: Thursday, September 16, 7:00 p.m., Belleville Library Washington: Wednesday, September 22, 7:00 p.m., ... Read More »

River Valley Extension District Wheat Plot Tours – June 2, June 3, June 8 and June 10, 2010

              K-State Research and Extension – River Valley District in cooperation with area commercial agri-businesses will host a series of wheat varieties plot tours on Wednesday, June 2, Thursday, June 3, Tuesday, June 8, and Thursday, June 10, 2010. These educational plots allow wheat growers to see side by side comparisons with new and standard varieties at varied ... Read More »

2010 Solomon Valley/NCK Catbacker Event Interviews

Many prominent figures in the Kansas State University Athletic Department were  in Beloit on Wednesday for the annual Solomon Valley/North Central Kansas Catbacker Banquet and Auction.  KD Country 94 & Z 96.3 Sports caught up with some of those people to talk about many things K-State. K-State Men’s Basketball Coach Frank Martin Frank Martin Interview K-State Director of Athletics John Currie http://www.fileden.com/files/2007/8/1/1314391/John%20Currie%20Full%20Interview.mp3 ... Read More »

McCain Auditorium To Host “Jesus Christ Superstar”

MANHATTAN — “Jesus Christ Superstar,” starring Ted Neeley, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 19 at Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium. The first masterpiece from the legendary writing team of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, “Jesus Christ Superstar” opened on Broadway in 1971 and changed the world of musical theater. With a score of remarkable songs including, ... Read More »