Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm and Ranch Programming, Radio Oklahoma Ag Network  |  2401 Exchange Ave, Suite F, Oklahoma City, Ok 73108  |  (405) 601-9211

advertisements
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Agricultural News


Soil Health Alliance Formed in Kansas

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 08:03:20 CDT

Soil Health Alliance Formed in Kansas - The Kansas Soil Health Alliance is a recently-formed nonprofit organization that has been established to be a trusted partner and valuable soil health resource for Kansas growers.
The Kansas Soil Health Alliance is led by a board of Kansas farmers and ranchers supported by five partner organizations. The alliance seeks to promote the benefits of soil health principles to Kansas growers, provide up-to-date science-based information pertaining to soil health and educate Kansas growers about system-based soil health production methods.
The Kansas Soil Health Alliance’s mission is to improve and protect Kansas soils. The alliance invites all growers - no matter the farming operation size or current farming and ranching practices - to utilize resources and learn more about Kansas soil health efforts and events. The alliance will also connect experienced Kansas growers who are working to improve soil health with growers new to the effort.
“We are excited to work with Kansas farmers and ranchers to provide information and learning events focused on building more resilient soils. A resilient soil will help provide a steady income through extreme weather events.” according to Michael Thompson, Chair of the Kansas Soil Health Alliance.
The board members of the Kansas Soil Health Alliance are:
· Michael Thompson, Almena, Kansas
· Brice Custer of Hays, Kansas
· Rock Ormiston of Kismet, Kansas
· Nick Gutterman of Spring Hill, Kansas
· Mary Howell of Frankfort, Kansas
· Cade Rensink of Minneapolis, Kansas
· Lucinda Stuenkel of Palmer, Kansas

The farmer-led, farmer-driven alliance is supported by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), Kansas Grazing Lands Coalition (KGLC), Kansas Soybean, No-till on the Plains and General Mills.
For more information about the alliance, visit the Kansas Soil Health Alliance at KSsoilhealth.org or contact Jennifer Simmelink, association coordinator, at Jennifer@KSsoilhealth.org

   

 

WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

 


Top Agricultural News

  • Latest U.S. Drought Monitor Map Has Oklahoma Practically Free of Extreme Drought  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:56:14 CDT
  • Thursday, April 22, 2021 Market Wrap-Up with Justin Lewis  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:56:39 CDT
  • In Case You Missed It: Here's What They're Saying About the Growing Climate Solutions Act  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 12:13:11 CDT
  • NACD Announces Climate Action Task Force  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 10:06:34 CDT
  • NAWG Launches Special Climate and Sustainability Committee on Earth Day  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 09:58:52 CDT
  • On Earth Day, USDA Invests $487 Million in Rural Water, Energy, and Biofuel Infrastructure $3.8 Million Coming to Oklahoma  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 09:56:50 CDT
  • Regenerative Agriculture, Carbon Sequestration in Soils and 30x30 Will All Depend on Advancing Conservation on Rented Land  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 09:49:12 CDT
  • Chairwoman Stabenow Opening Statement at Growing Climate Solutions Business Meeting  Thu, 22 Apr 2021 09:02:04 CDT

  • More Headlines...

       

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Oklahoma Ag Credit Oklahoma Farm Bureau National Livestock Credit Ag Mediation Program P&K Equipment Oklahoma City Farm Show Union Mutual Stillwater Milling Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association KIS FUTURES, INC.

    Our Road to Rural Prosperity sponsors!

    Banc First OPSRC ORWA TPAOO TPAOO

    Search OklahomaFarmReport.com


       
       
    © 2008-2021 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup   |    Current Spots   |    Program Links

    WebReady powered by WireReady® Inc.