frank morris http://kbia.org en Ranchers battle suffocating drought http://kbia.org/post/ranchers-battle-suffocating-drought <p>It&rsquo;s hot and dry out in western Kansas in a good year. South of Dodge City, the native grass is tough. So are the ranchers. But <u><a href="http://harvestpublicmedia.org/article/1328/drought-brings-misery-arkansas-river-basin/5">this year is not a good year</a></u>. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 14:42:01 +0000 KCUR-FM: Frank Morris 19064 at http://kbia.org Ranchers battle suffocating drought Following the Arkansas River to track the drought http://kbia.org/post/following-arkansas-river-track-drought <p>This week on the show: Harvest Public Media&rsquo;s Frank Morris follows the river to show the impact of this year&rsquo;s drought. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 21:41:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 18072 at http://kbia.org Following the Arkansas River to track the drought On mid-sized farms http://kbia.org/post/mid-sized-farms <p>This week, we&rsquo;ll hear the final installment of Harvest Public Media&rsquo;s Farmer of the Future series.</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:23:52 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 16321 at http://kbia.org On mid-sized farms A plot in the middle http://kbia.org/post/plot-middle <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">A few years ago, things were going smoothly for Eric Neill and his family. Neill was making good money as a construction superintendent for a commercial contractor in Kansas City, traveling the country, running challenging job sites. But he wasn&rsquo;t satisfied.</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:15:10 +0000 KCUR-FM: Frank Morris 16320 at http://kbia.org A plot in the middle Agriculture Boom in U.S. http://kbia.org/post/agriculture-boom-us <div class="article-body"><p>By Frank Morris</p><p>Thanks to high commodity prices and surging productivity, U.S. farmers earned a net income of nearly $98 billion last year &mdash; a record, according to the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute.</p><p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 20:00:00 +0000 11991 at http://kbia.org Agriculture Boom in U.S. Business Beat: FDA challenging the use of antibiotics in animals http://kbia.org/post/business-beat-fda-challenging-use-antibiotics-animals <p>This week:&nbsp; Harvest Public Media speaks with a University of Nebraska Educator who just returned from Afghanistan where he helped teach Afghanis farming techniques, and the FDA is looking to change the way Cephalosporins are used for animals. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 18 Jan 2012 18:18:04 +0000 Nick Adams 7232 at http://kbia.org Business Beat: FDA challenging the use of antibiotics in animals Under the Microscope: September 1, 2011 http://kbia.org/post/under-microscope-september-1-2011 <p>This week, we take a look at the tricky link between farm policy and obesity. Plus, the State Veterinarian talks about what his office does &ndash; and why it&rsquo;s important.</p><p>Hosted by Kyle Deas. Thu, 01 Sep 2011 14:21:05 +0000 1741 at http://kbia.org Under the Microscope: September 1, 2011