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River Valley Extension District Poultry Testing Changes


River Valley Extension District will be changing county fair requirements for poultry testing. Previously, River Valley has invited Kansas Division of Animal Health (KDAH) and USDA personnel to conduct Avian Influenza and Pullorum testing for county fairs. However, recent outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in numerous states have raised concerns about avian influenza in exhibition poultry. Therefore, testing …

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Kansas State-Wide Tornado Drill Planned For This Afternoon


State emergency management and the National Weather Service will conduct a Statewide Severe Weather Tornado Drill at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 3rd. Every school, citizen and business is encouraged to participate in the drill by practicing seeking secure, safe shelter from a “tornado”. The Federal Communication Commission has granted a waiver to the State of Kansas. The National Weather Service …

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CMH Health Fair Coming April 26

Marysville, KS – Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) will hold its 7th Annual Health Fair on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 6-10 AM at the hospital. CMH offers the reduced-fee health screenings as a community service. “We put a lot of focus on preventive care and want to help people be knowledgeable about their health, said Curtis Hawkinson, hospital administrator. “Our job is to …

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Seneca DMV Office Now Offers CDL Testing

The Seneca office of the Kansas Division of Motor Vehicles is now among 13 state offices qualified to offer commercial driver’s license testing.  A C.D.L is required for anyone wanting to drive a vehicle with a gross weight over 26,000 pounds, designed to carry 16 or more passengers, or requires hazardous material placards. It requires both a written and skills …

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Mark your calendar for CMH Healthfair, Saturday April 20

Mark it on your calendar, CMH will hold its one-day health fair Saturday April 20, from 6-10 AM at the hospital facility. The public is asked to enter through the main (south) doors, where they will be greeted by hospital personnel for registration. Stations will be set up in the front lobby/outpatient area for blood draws. Complimentary refreshments will be …

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Wheat Harvest is Nearly Complete

  Area elevators report that wheat harvest is nearly complete throughout Kansas.   Beattie Coop reports that wheat harvest is at least 90% complete in Frankfort with yield averaging 40-45 bushel.  Moisture was steady at 11-12 and test weights were running 60-61 pounds.   In Beattie the Coop reports harvest is 95% complete.  According to area farmers yield ran between …

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Wheat Harvest Report

Wheat Harvest in the listening area is well under way.    The Southeast Nebraska Coop in Herkimer reports that they are receiving a steady stream of incoming wheat.  The Coop reports that test weights are running between 50 and 63, moisture measuring 11-12, and yield ranging from 30-50 bushel.    In Beattie the Coop reports that weights are running 58-36, …

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Wheat Harvest Update

Clay County farmers have just started harvesting in earnest, according to Jim Spector, manager at Farmway Coop in Clay Center. Yields range from 40 to 60 bushels per acre for the most part; test weights average 60 to 61 pounds per bushel and protein ranges from 10 to 11. Spector says farmers expect an above average harvest, and the elevator …

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CMH Health Fair Coming

 Marysville, KS – Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) will hold its 5th annual health fair Saturday, April 21, 2012 from 6 to 10 AM at the hospital. CMH offers the reduced-fee health screenings as a community service.   “We put a lot of focus on preventative care and want to help people be knowledgeable about their health, said Curtis Hawkinson, hospital …

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