USDA Releases 2017 Ag Census Results

The average American farmer is still getting older, and his net farm income is still declining. But the number of young farmers is increasing, the value of their production is above average, and the number of farms consisting of nine acres or less is on the rise. Here are the highlights from the 2017 USDA…… Continue reading USDA Releases 2017 Ag Census Results

2018 Kansas Election Results

Kansas Governor Democrat Laura Kelly won with 48% of the vote (489,337 votes). Republican Kris Kobach received 43% (443,346 votes), Independent Greg Orman 6% (66,163 votes), and Jeff Caldwell 2% (18,898 votes).   United States House of Representatives 1st District: Republican incumbent Roger Marshall won over Democrat Alan LaPolice. 2nd District: Republican Steve Watkins won…… Continue reading 2018 Kansas Election Results

Kansas Ag Connection

Looking for a good way to keep up with daily agriculture-related headlines? Give Kansas Ag Connection a try! Subscribers to On the Range, our weekly country living update (read more), may already be familiar with this site as a source for some of our headlines. There’s a reason for that. Kansas Ag Connection is a…… Continue reading Kansas Ag Connection

3 Ways to Stay Posted

Did you know that Homestead on the Range offers three different ways to keep up with the latest country living information? On the Range. Your monthly country living update! With a free subscription to On the Range newsletter, you will receive notice of our latest posts, plus additions to the bookshelf, new photos in the…… Continue reading 3 Ways to Stay Posted

On the Range Gets a New Look

On the Range, your country living update, has a fresh look! The new simplified design for this free monthly newsletter allows for easier reading, no matter what device or program you use to read emails. Not a subscriber? Sign up today to start receiving information you can use: Timely tips.Headlines that affect you.Fun facts.Food for…… Continue reading On the Range Gets a New Look