K-State Research and Extension News
February 11, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, February 11


The director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center,
Jim Robb, discusses the LMIC's latest projections on cattle feeding
returns, as well as the recent wholesale beef price trends, as part
of this week's analysis of the cattle markets

The director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center at K-State,
Brian Briggeman, talks about a new analysis of the equity trends in
Kansas grain and farm supply cooperatives over the past several
years, and how co-ops have managed that equity through both good and
not-so-good economic times

The senior statistician with Kansas Agricultural Statistics,
Jason Lamprecht, reports on the new Kansas wheat variety report just
released, outlining the leading varieties currently growing in Kansas

And for this week's Kansas 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist
Pam van Horn urges 4-Hers and parents to start thinking ahead to
county camp participation this summer

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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