K-State Research and Extension News
January 22, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Tuesday, January 22

K-State weed management specialist Curt Thompson talks about the
attributes of four new herbicide products for weed control in corn,
all based on the new compound called pyroxasulfone, and the
effectiveness of these products as evaluated in K-State field trials

K-State swine specialist Jim Nelssen previews the 2013 Swine
Profitability Conference at K-State coming up in early February,
which features presentations on management adjustments to improve
profitability and contending with animal welfare issues in the pork

And K-State wildlife specialist Charlie Lee looks at a new study of
coyote mating behavior, in which the coyote proves once again to be
primarily a monogamous species...information that's useful when it
comes to control strategies

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