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June through December 2009
Newspaper Clippings Index

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, June through December, 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

June through December, 2009

Mike Corn
State keeping tabs on bovine TB case in Nebraska
Hays Daily News, 6/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Senate panel approves $36M for NBAF lab
Manhattan Mercury, 6/19-20/2009

Rick Plumlee
Custom cutters hurt by low wheat yields
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas crop better than expected
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Will Klusener
NBAF takes hit in House panel
Manhattan Mercury, 6/25/2009 [Newsbank article]

Christine Metz
Kansas bioscience authority says developments will come out later
Lawrence Journal World, 6/27/2009

Suzanne Gamboa
House move could delay lab
Lawrence Journal World, 6/28/2009

Associated Press
Kansas official chosen to lead farm agency
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/1/2009

Suzanne Gamboa
Kan. sets aside land for lab; hurdle cited for construction
Hutchinson News, 7/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Biolab gets state land--congress slow to act
Wichita Eagle, 7/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jan Biles
Reserve acreage on brink
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

Note to Texas: Don't mess with Kansas [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 7/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kansas confident on NBAF lab
Lawrence Journal World, 7/14/2009

James Carlson
Parkinson picks Svaty
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Svaty to be acting Kan. ag secretary
Hutchinson News, 7/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

Tim Unruh
Svaty named acting ag secretary
Salina Journal, 7/15/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Suit involving Kansas lab dismissed
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/18/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas Bioscience authority budgets against biolab challenges
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/24/2009

Christine Metz
NBAF selection boosts Kansas' ranking for biotech strength
Lawrence Journal World, 7/25/2009

James Carlson and Tim Carpenter
Report questions NBAF site
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2009

Dave Helling and David Goldstein
Kansas bio lab criticism rejected
Kansas City Star, 7/28/2009

Scott Rothschild
State leaders denounce federal NBAF report
Lawrence Journal World, 7/28/2009

Suzanne Gamboa
Report questions choice of Kansas site for biodefense lab
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/28/2009

Carol D. Leonnig
Report questions biolab pick
Hutchinson News, 7/28/2009 [Newsbank article]

Get moving on Kansas bio lab [Star's editorial]
Kansas City Star, 7/29/2009 [Newsbank article]

NBAF politics [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/29/2009

Eagle staff and news services
GAO report: Lab to risky
Wichita Eagle, 7/31/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Tornado fight touches down over proposed NBAF site [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/30/2009

Homeland security fund NBAF [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/31/2009

Is it safe? [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/2/2009

Scott Rothschild
Support your local produce, Kansas officials recommend
Lawrence Journal World, 8/5/2009

Jennifer M. Latzke
New head of KDA has goals for agency
High Plains Journal, 8/17/2009

Extension offices may merge
Iola Register, 8/20/2009

Bob Johnson
Extensions mull merger
Iola Register, 8/26/2009

Brandy Nance
Extension district topic of meeting
Emporia Gazette, 8/31/2009 [Newsbank article]

Safety first [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/13/2009 [Newsbank article]

Staff Reports
Sen. Roberts announces $441,000 grant to KSU
Manhattan Mercury, 10/15/2009

David Klepper
Kansas facility will be studied
Kansas City Star, 10/17/2009

Staff Reports
NBAF bill passes, awaits Obama's signature
Manhattan Mercury, 10/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Suzanne Gamboa
Senate approves money for biolab
Hutchinson News, 10/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mike Corn
Weather delays bumper harvest
Hays Daily News, 10/22/2009 [Newsbank article]

The Hutchinson News
States conduct livestock disease drill
Garden City Telegram, 10/23/2009

Associated Press
Kan., Okla. conduct joint livestock disease drill
Emporia Gazette, 10/24-25/2009

Luke Thompson
Task force planning for impact from NBAF
Manhattan Mercury, 10/27/2009 [Newsbank article]

Our View
Ag safety
Garden City Telegram, 10/28/2009

Scott Rothschild
'Unprepared' nation needs NBAF, bioscience CEO says
Lawrence Journal World, 10/28/2009

Ready for risk [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/29/2009

John Milburn
Taiwan to accept US beef shipments soon
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/29/2009

Scott Rothschild
State counting on NBAF to spawn more research dollars
Lawrence Journal World, 11/1/2009

Chad Lawhorn
Biotech lab plan passes another hurdle
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2009

Matt Campbell
Kansas ag center is plowing ahead
Kansas City Star, 11/30/2009

Times News Service
Pott County eyes NBAF spinoffs
Manhattan Mercury, 12/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bill Felber
Official: Obama backs lab
Manhattan Mercury, 12/8/2009

Rick Plumlee
Official certain biolab will be secure
Garden City Telegram, 12/11/2009

The Wichita Eagle
Animal disease lab is defended
Kansas City Star, 12/13/2009



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