K-State Research and Extension News
February 14, 2014
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, February 14


K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien reviews the USDA's grain supply
and demand and baseline market projections reports that were issued this
week, as the core subjects of his grain market analysis and commentary for
this week
 
The state director of the Farm Service Agency, Adrian Polansky, talks about
the implementation of the "safety net" provisions of the new farm bill, and
how the FSA is gearing up for that major task...he also talks about what the
new bill spelled out for the USDA farm loan program and other programs
that the FSA administers
 
The associate director of the International Grains Program at K-State, Mark
Fowler, provides the monthly I-G-P update

And K-State climatologist Mary Knapp covers the Kansas agricultural weather
scene


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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