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The Faces of Harvest: Mike and Tanner Brown, Colby

It has been a rough few years for farmers in western Kansas. Drought has taken its toll on many farmers,  and Mike Brown of Solomon Creek Farms near Colby, is no exception. The 2013 wheat yields have been disappointing for … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: Lance Russell, Hays

Lance Russell knew from age 3 that farming was all he wanted to do. Everything about farming was fascinating: all the machinery, the wonder of growing crops and especially, wheat harvest. “Wheat harvest was the happiest time of the year. … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: Bill and Fran Garrison, Miltonvale

Bill Garrison from Miltonvale , is a 2nd generation farmer that has been farming wheat for almost 50 years. “I enjoy what I’m doing and I’m going to continue to do it as long as I’m able,” said Bill. After … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: Jared Stieben, Bazine

Each year, more than 20,000 Kansas wheat farmers take dramatic risks to grow the wheat that feeds the world. We hope you enjoy learning more about these farmers through our series, “The Faces of Harvest.” Some kids were simply born … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: The Strohl Family, Cunningham

Each year, more than 20,000 Kansas wheat farmers take dramatic risks to grow the wheat that feeds the world. We hope you enjoy learning more about these farmers through our series, the “Faces of Harvest.” At an early age, Frank Strohl … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: Jake and Jessie Wyrill, Kirwin

Each year, more than 20,000 Kansas wheat farmers take dramatic risks to grow the wheat that feeds the world. We hope you enjoy learning more about these farmers through our series, the “Faces of Harvest.” Before she entered school at … Continue reading

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The Faces of Harvest: Kirk and Mark Barnett, Udall

Each year, more than 20,000 Kansas wheat farmers take dramatic risks to grow the wheat that feeds the world. We hope you enjoy learning more about these farmers through our series, the “Faces of Harvest.” When you think about it, … Continue reading

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