March 2, 2021

Beef Remains Consumer Favorite

Consumers who prefer beef over plant-based protein alternatives said they are willing to pay nearly two dollars more per meal for a burger when dining at a restaurant, according to a recent study from Kansas State University. The nationwide study involved more than 3,000 consu...

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March 1, 2021

FSA Eliminates February Deadline For CFAP Applications

According to USDA, a review of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP)–Additional Assistance by the Biden administration still is ongoing, but a decision is anticipated in the weeks ahead. The program would expand eligibility for some agricultural producers and commodit...

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February 26, 2021

Legislature Advances Bills Ahead Of Deadline

The Legislature continued to advance bills this week as the session neared the turnaround deadline, which is when nonexempt bills must pass the house of origin. The following actions occurred on bills of interest to KLA members.  County home rule -  The Senate Commit...

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February 24, 2021

Benefit Auctions Raise More Than $24,000

A live auction benefiting three KLA affiliates raised $24,375 last week. Held online using, bidders were able to procure bull sale credits, ranch equipment, one-of-a-kind items and unique experiences. Items sold to benefit the KLA Political Action Committee (PA...

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February 23, 2021

KLF Scholarship Application Now Available

The Kansas Livestock Foundation (KLF) now is accepting applications for 2021-22 scholarships. Applicants must be graduates of a Kansas high school and enrolled at a Kansas community or senior college for the fall 2021 semester. The Merck Cartridges for Cash program offers $1,5...

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