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RTK Earns National Recognition - Friday, March 3, 2017

Ranchland Trust of Kansas Earns National Recognition   Strong Commitment to Public Trust and Conservation Excellence   Topeka, Kansas (March 3, 2017) – At a time of political change, one thing is clear and consistent: Americans strongly support saving (full story)


RTK Launches Fifth Annual Photo Contest - Monday, May 23, 2016

RTK LAUNCHES FIFTH ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST   The Ranchland Trust of Kansas (RTK) invites professional and amateur photographers to submit photographs for its fifth annual photo contest to showcase the natural beauty of ranching and grazing lands across the state. The competition offe (full story)


Kansas Leopold Conservation Award Seeks Nominees - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

KANSAS LEOPOLD CONSERVATION AWARD SEEKS NOMINEES    Sand County Foundation, the Kansas Association of Conservation Districts (KACD) and the Ranchland Trust of Kansas are accepting applications until May 29 for the 2016 Leopold Conservation Award. The $10,000 award honors Kansas (full story)


Ranchland Trust of Kansas Applies for Land Trust Accreditation - Thursday, March 24, 2016

Ranchland Trust of Kansas Applies for Land Trust Accreditation   The Ranchland Trust of Kansas is pleased to announce that it is applying for accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission on April 14, 2016. An accredited land trust is recognized nationally as an orga (full story)


News Release: RTK launches second annual photo contest - Thursday, May 2, 2013

The Ranchland Trust of Kansas (RTK) invites professional and amateur photographers to submit photographs for its second annual photo contest to showcase the natural beauty of ranching and grazing lands across the state. The competition, open to anyone, offers Kansans the chance to explore the many (full story)


News Release: Voluntary conservation easements conserve nearly 1,400 acres near Salina - Wednesday, March 21, 2012

The Lindquist family of Brookville has granted two conservation easements to the Ranchland Trust of Kansas (RTK), protecting nearly 1,400 acres of land in central Kansas. RTK is an agricultural land trust affiliate of the Kansas Livestock Association, with a mission to preserve Kansas’ ranchi (full story)


Environmental Stewardship - Sproul Ranch - 2010 Region VII Award Winner - Friday, August 13, 2010

Story by National Cattlemen's Foundation Sproul Ranch, owned by Bill and Peggy Sproul, Sedan, Kan., is a 2010 regional Environmental Stewardship Award winner. Representing Region VII * of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, the Sprouls were recognized at a reception here last night (full story)