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2009 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to AGRICULTURE, January through May, 2009.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON AGRICULTURE, January through May, 2009

Mike Corn
State farmers at odds with Ag Department memo
Hays Daily News, 1/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

Lydia Peele
KSU students will reap NBAF benefits
Manhattan Mercury, 1/2-3/2009

Daniel C. Richardson
NBAF would boost animal health network
Manhattan Mercury, 1/7/2009

Bill Felber
NBAF causing new jobs
Manhattan Mercury, 1/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bill Felber
Texas may sue for NBAF
Manhattan Mercury, 1/9/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark Parkinson
Kansas is the right choice for NBAF
Chanute Tribune, 1/10-11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Michael Strand
No freedom of information
Salina Journal, 1/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chuck Otte
Kansas agricultural lease law is very specific
Junction City Daily Union, 1/11/2009

Jason Gertzen
K-State wins final OK for biodefense laboratory
Wichita Eagle, 1/13/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jason Gertzen
It's official: Kansas gets federal lab
Kansas City Star, 1/13/2009

Mark Fagan
Kansas officially lands NBAF
Lawrence Journal World, 1/13/2009

John Milburn
National biothreat lab to be in state
Salina Journal, 1/13/2009

Tom Bell
Another hurdle behind us [editorial]
Salina Journal, 1/15/2009

Bill Felber
DHS confirms decision
Manhattan Mercury, 1/16-17/2009 [Newsbank article]

Ned Seaton
Area forecast has bright points
Manhattan Mercury, 1/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tom A. Throne
Trewyn: Bio research center will be boon for region
Junction City Daily Union, 1/18/2009

Associated Press
Winter wheat planting down
Emporia Gazette, 1/31-2/1/2009

Brandy Nance
Conservation district members called to action
Emporia Gazette, 2/3/2009

Tim Unruh
Cattle meeting has busy schedule
Salina Journal, 2/4/2009

Amy Bickel
Census: Region's ag trends mirror US'
Hutchinson News, 2/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Farmers skeptical of National Bio-Lab
Junction City Daily Union, 2/10/2009

Good transition on NBAF [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bill Felber
DHS' Napolitano confirms NBAF during visit
Manhattan Mercury, 2/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Lab plans gain traction
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/11/2009

Tim Unruh
Tools of the trade
Salina Journal, 2/15/2009

Sarah Nightingale
Cattlemen eye NBAF cooperation
Manhattan Mercury, 2/20-21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
Opponents line up to blast ag merger plan
Hutchinson News, 2/25/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
Milk label dispute resurfaces in House
Hutchinson News, 2/26/2009 [Newsbank article]

Roxana Hegeman
Farmers eye broadband in stimulus package
Emporia Gazette, 3/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Shajia Ahmad
Area fields starving for moisture
Garden City Telegram, 3/7/2009

Scott Rothschild
NBAF advocates head to Washington
Lawrence Journal World, 3/7/2009

Associated Press
Fields lacking moisture
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2009

Green acres rural trend [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/11/2009

Sebelius dubs March 15-21 Kansas Agriculture Week
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/12/2009

Carla Nemecek
Ag's importance celebrated March 20
Iola Register, 3/16/2009

Chris Green
Milk labeling bill coming up for floor debate
Salina Journal, 3/19/2009

Chris Green
House Oks bill curbing dairy producers' milk-label claims
Hutchinson News, 3/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Stacy Campbell
Area's wheat is desperate for a drink
Hays Daily News, 3/22/2009

Rick Plumlee
KBA: Lab vaccines should be marketed
Wichita Eagle, 3/25/2009

Associated Press
Rule makes getting rid of dead cows harder
Wichita Eagle, 3/27/2009

Scott Rothschild
Milk label restrictions advance
Lawrence Journal World, 3/31/2009

Chris Green
Tentative deal struck on milk labeling limits
Hutchinson News, 3/31/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
State Senate favors bill that restricts dairy label claims
Hutchinson News, 4/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Christine Metz
Bioscience authority panel OKs funding
Lawrence Journal World, 4/3/2009

Scott Rothschild
Milk labeling requirement sent to governor
Lawrence Journal World, 4/4/2009

Carl Manning
Veto urged on milk label bill
Salina Journal, 4/11/2009

Carl Manning
Veto sought for milk labels
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/11/2009

Chris Green
Local produce seen as growth opportunity for state
Garden City Telegram, 4/18/2009

Scott Rothschild
Governor vetoes milk-labeling bill
Lawrence Journal World, 4/24/2009

John Hanna
Veto of milk bill likely will stand
Salina Journal, 4/25/2009

Area Business News Briefs
Kansas wheat CEO announces departure
Manhattan Mercury, 4/26/2009 [Newsbank article]

Rick Plumlee
Hog industry tries to squash flu fears
Wichita Eagle, 4/30/2009

Special to The Daily Union
Specialty crop grant funds topic of May 28 meeting
Junction City Daily Union, 5/15/2009

Duane Schrag
K-State sues farmers over seed use
Salina Journal, 5/23/2009

Amy Jordan
In the garden
Emporia Gazette, 5/28/2009

Associated Press
Farmers question state highway route
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009

Bobbi Mlynar
Food growers' group moves forward
Emporia Gazette, 5/30-31/2009



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