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K-State Researchers prepare for first year of industrial hemp
April 30, 2019
Northwest Area agronomist Lucas Haag and others at K-State, KDA has a task force focused on rapidly preparing to support farmers who want to pursue growing hemp.  Learn more about Federal and State regulations.

Findings validate voluntary conservation efforts in northwest Kansas
March 26, 2019
MANHATTAN, Kan. – When a group of farmers in northwest Kansas decided to voluntarily reduce their use of groundwater, no one really knew how that might affect their profitability. Five years later, they have an answer.  Learn more about this recent project.

Grazing Cover Crops
June 8, 2018
K-State beef specialist, Sandy Johnson says that cover crops can be an alternative feed for cattle.

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NW Research Center
105 Experiment Farm Road
PO Box 505
Colby, Kansas 67701-0505
Phone: 785-462-6281
Fax: 785-462-2315

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