2014 Water + Energy Progress Awards

3 years ago | Aug 19, 2014

Water + Energy Progress Awards highlight innovators in Kansas

Eleven Kansas farmers and ranchers recognized for saving water and energy in agriculture.

Water + Energy Progress identifies successful innovations in energy efficiency...

Heartland Voices: Candy Thomas, NRCS State Agronomist

3 years ago | Aug 12, 2014
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
Rachel Myslivy interviewed NRS State Agronomist, Candy Thomas for this month’s Heartland Voices Blog. Read on for an excellent opportunity to learn more about NRCS Energy Audits and the need for trained Technical Service Providers. We hope you enjoy hearing Candy’s unique perspective on energy in agriculture and soil health!

Making Connections: Getting consumers the local, low impact food that they demand

4 years ago | Jun 24, 2014
By: Chavis Lickvar-Armstrong
The Feasibility Study, conducted by SCALE, Inc., looks at the challenges faced by producers and consumers when it comes to selling and purchasing locally produced foods.

Heartland Voices: Hydropower Potential

4 years ago | Jun 17, 2014
Sarah Hill-Nelson, manager and co-owner of Bowersock Mills & Power Company - the only operating hydroelectric plant in Kansas - talks about the potential of hydropower in Kansas.

Making progress with water and energy in agriculture

4 years ago | Jun 10, 2014
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
Looking forward to the 2014 Water + Energy Progress Awards.