K-State Research and Extension News
January 25, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, January 25

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien comments on the
comparative calmness of the grain markets, and the information that
traders are apparently waiting on, as part of his weekly analysis of
the grain trades

A resource conservationist with the Natural Resources Conservation
Service, Chad Volkman, talks about two USDA programs of interest to
central and western Kansas producers: the Ogallala Aquifer
Initiative and the lesser prairie chicken initiative under the
Working Lands for Wildlife Program, both of which have an application
deadline of Feburary 15th

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