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Sandra's Newspaper Column

Sandra Wick K-State Research and Extension Crop Production Agent
Sandra Wick
Post Rock Extension District
Crop Production Agent


Current Issue


Special Feature Story

Scout alert for Wheat Stripe Rust Week of May 13-17, 2024


What are Some Guidelines to Follow with Planting your Soybean Crop?

After considering the effects of genetic yield potential and the environment, planting date is one of the primary management practices under the farmer’s control that can highly influence soybean yields.

Wheat Streat Mosaic

Is There Some Yellowing in Your Fields?

So, if your wheat fields are turning yellow, just what are some of the causes?


When is the Best Time for a Fungicide Application to Your Wheat Crop?

If you decide to make an early application, it is very important to include that into the full-season fungicide program.

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Thank a Farmer Today!

This year’s theme, “Agriculture: Growing a Climate for Tomorrow!” marks the 51st anniversary of the celebration and describes the significant importance of our producers and that Agriculture is a part of all of us.


Do You Know the Health of Your Soil?

Soil management practices can have a significant effect on organic matter levels in the soil. Soil organic matter affects both the chemical and physical properties of the soil and its overall health.