K-State Research and Extension News
January 16, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Wednesday, January 16


K-State crop entomologist J.P. Michaud talks about the advance of the
wheat stem sawfly into central plains winter wheat growing areas, and
the production problems it could cause...he describes the pest and
its damage, and shares the current thinking on combatting it

Another featured topic from the cow-calf health management conference
hosted by the College of Veterinary Medicine at K-State last week:
K-State veterinarian Dan Frese looks at the options for proper
livestock mortality disposal, which all producers should be
practicing

And K-State's Gus van der Hoeven presents "Stop, Look and Listen",
his weekly commentary on rural Kansas

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
.


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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
agguy@ksu.edu
K-State Research & Extension News