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February 06, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Wednesday, February 6


The chief executive officer of the National Pork Board, Chris Novak,
talks about communicating the story of animal agriculture to
consumers and food retailers, to counter animal rights activism...he
was among the featured speakers at K-State's 2013 Swine Profitability
Conference yesterday

Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen covers several topics,
including a highly important detail for agricultural producers to be
aware of, when filing this year's income tax return...it relates to
the filing deadline extension approved by the IRS a few weeks ago

K-State agricultural economist Gregg Ibendahl looks at the historical
trends in diesel prices, and whether or not this is a good time to
lock in prices for spring fuel needs

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
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