K-State Research and Extension News
Friday, May 22, 2015
 
 

25 Years of Forest Stewardship Program video

The Kansas landscape could be described as rather unique when considering how central hardwood forests meet the tallgrass prairie to produce an ecotone—a place of transition from one plant community to another.

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2015 International Year of Soils: Soils Support Agriculture


Two Kansas State University agronomists, Dave Mengel and Dorivar Ruiz Diaz, explain how soil captures water and provides nutrients for crops.



 


2015 International Year of Soils: Soils Support Urban Life


K-State Soil Chemist, Ganga Hettiarachchi, and DeAnn Presley, K-State Soil Scientist, discuss how to regenerate urban soils for use in city gardens.


 

Robert Fraley, Monsanto, Meeting World Food Demands

The inaugural speaker in the new Henry C. Gardiner Global Food Systems Lecture Series at K-State: senior vice president and chief technology officer with Monsanto, Robert Fraley, discusses several aspects of meeting world food demands in the coming decades.
 

 
Released: May 20, 2015
Released: May 20, 2015


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Agriculture Today Radio Program 
May 20: Doug Jardine, Roger McEowen and Gus van der Hoeven

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Good Communication at Farm Succession

Part two of a three-part series, Charlotte Shoup Olson, K-State Research and Extension family system specialist, explains the importance of having open communications among family members during a farm succession.



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