K-State Research and Extension News
January 04, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, January 4

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien offers his first grain
market commentary of the new year, remarking on what could change the
current bearish trend in the corn market, and on the reluctance of
the wheat market to fully account for the considerable stress on the
winter wheat crop

Kansas animal health commissioner Bill Brown has an in-depth look at
the USDA's recently-announced final rule on animal disease
traceability, and how his office and the Kansas livestock industry
will now work to adapt the rule's stipulations in the interest of
producers and marketers in this state

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State reports on Kansas
agricultural weather

Agriculture Today is broadcast each weekday morning at 10:00 on KFRM
Radio, Clay Center (550 AM) and KLOE Radio, Goodland (730 AM), which
collectively reach 75 counties in Kansas, parts of southern Nebraska,
eastern Colorado and northern Oklahoma...the broadcast can also be
heard over the K-State Radio Network website. Also see the Agriculture
Today archives


K-State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well-being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K-State campus, Manhattan.

Story by: Eric Atkinson
K-State Research & Extension News