• Summer Fun for Kids

    Summer Fun for Kids

    By Food Buzz on June 5, 2017

    Ah, summer. Backpacks and books make way for swimsuits and summer camp. It’s a great time of year. Unless you’re trying to figure out how to keep the kiddos entertained and their brains (at least...

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  • My Day at the Ranch

    May 8, 2017

    I’m not a country girl. Sure, I’ve seen cattle grazing and watched machines—combines, I think?—harvesting crops during summer. But I don’t have a deep, personal connection to farm life.  You...

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  • A Salute to Farm Moms

    A Salute to Farm Moms

    By Dandi Thomas on May 5, 2017

    As Mother's Day approaches, we find ourselves thinking of the women around us who exemplify what it means to be a mother. They make sacrifices and work tirelessly to ensure all runs smoothly and to...

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  • Potted Produce

    Grow Your Own Container Garden

    April 3, 2017

    Have you ever wanted to grow your own garden, but don’t have the space? Are your kids curious about how plants grow, but you can’t manage a big garden? Try container gardening.  Some plants thrive ...

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  • Live with Chef Alli

    Go Live with Chef Alli

    April 3, 2017

    If you’d love to learn a few tips in the kitchen, but the thought of a cooking class is overwhelming, then jump into your pajamas, pour yourself a glass of wine, and check out Chef Alli’s Facebook...

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  • Behind the Scenes of Easter Dinner

    Behind the Scenes of Easter Dinner

    April 3, 2017

    What would Easter dinner be like without a Kansas farmer? Imagine a festive spread with no ham. That’s just the beginning!  Let’s take a look behind the scenes of a traditional Easter dinner to see...

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  • How to Choose the Perfect Ham

    How to Choose the Perfect Ham

    March 31, 2017

    Ham is the centerpiece of many celebrations like Easter and Christmas. Choosing the perfect one is essential in planning your meal. Selecting a delicious, lean ham is easy once you know what to look...

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  • Ham Health Facts

    Ham Health Facts

    March 31, 2017

    If you love the taste of ham and want to eat healthy, you’re in luck! Ham, especially lean ham, is a great choice for your family.  Lean ham has only about 112 calories per 3-ounce serving. Plus, it...

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  • Agriculture Exports

    Kansas Proud: Understanding Our Role in Agriculture Exports (And Why They Matter)

    By Stacy Mayo on March 31, 2017

    As a child of the 80s, I was still in elementary school the last time major trade agreements were negotiated. Even though I grew up on a farm and come from a long line of agriculturalists, I didn’t...

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  • Kansas Wildfires by Tracy Shinogle, “High Plains Journal”

    Kansas Wildfires: A Round-Up of Stories and Support

    March 16, 2017

    The devastation of the wildfires tearing across Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas is overwhelming. As with any big news story, we can become immune, or think of it as happening “over there.” But we are all...

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