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Wednesday, August 05, 2015
 
 

Wheat producers know that diseases and insects can considerably decrease yields and economic returns. K-State Research and Extension plant pathologist Erick De Wolf said 2015 was a big year for diseases—including widespread stripe rust, leaf rust and head scab—affecting the Kansas wheat crop.

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Soils Are Living, 2015 International Year of Soils

News Release


K-State's Tim Todd talks about nematodes as part of the 2015 International Year of Soils and July's theme, Soils are Living.





Wheat Disease Due To High Moisture


K-State wheat disease specialist, Erick DeWolf, reports on two late-arriving disease issues in Kansas winter wheat, and what, if anything can be done about them.





STEC-CAP Conference


The director of a $25-million USDA project seeking answers to e-coli bacteria in cattle and beef production, University of Nebraska veterinarian, Rodney Moxley, talks about the advances made in this beef safety quest so far.
 

 
Released: July 29, 2015
Released: July 29, 2015


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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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