When you first encounter the male ring-necked duck (Aythya collaris), you may be surprised to find that he has no obvious ring on his neck.
The redhead duck (Aythya americana) may at first glance resemble the larger canvasback. However, its appearance is actually quite distinctive.
Also known as “nodding wild rye,” Canada wild rye (Elymus canadensis) is an attractive and distinctive species.
Dyche’s taxidermy collection was shipped off to represent Kansas at the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893. Surprisingly, this move met with a great deal of resistance.
Best results will follow from tailoring the farm layout to the farm conditions. So what are the optimal conditions for common aspects of a farm?
Once you are familiar with the distinctive characteristics of the male canvasback (Aythya valisineria), you should have no problem identifying it even at a great distance.
Beekeeping in Kansas presents some unique challenges. The good news is that most of these challenges have fairly simple solutions.
The terms organic, sustainable, and regenerative may seem confusing at first, but each approach has a slightly different philosophy.
By paying closer attention to what nature is telling us, we have an opportunity to bring our gardens back into balance.
Few stop to ask how the boundaries evolved, when in fact some surprising stories surround this topic.