K-State Research and Extension News
January 17, 2014
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, January 17


K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien comments on the market impact of last Friday's USDA crop production and wheat acreage reports, and how those new numbers feed into his latest price range projections for wheat, feedgrain and soybeans for this new marketing year.

K-State beef veterinarian Larry Hollis talks about the three stages of beef calving, and aligning one's calving management to those stages...he also offers several recommendations on providing calving assistance, especially to first-calf heifers.

And K-State climatologist Mary Knapp provides her weekly report on Kansas agriculture 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
agguy@ksu.edu
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