K-State Research and Extension News
February 18, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, February 18

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor provides this week's cattle
market analysis: he discusses the USDA's new 10-year outlook on the
cattle industry, and looks ahead to this month's USDA cattle-on-feed
report coming out this Friday

The state director of the Farm Service Agency, Adrian Polansky,
reminds landowners that the continuous Conservation Reserve Program
is still open for business, despite federal budget constraints...and
he talks about the prospects for another general C-R-P sign-up this

And for this week's Kansas 4-H feature, K-State 4-H specialist
Gary Gerhard talks about the 4-H robotics and geo-spatial learning
projects, ahead of a special robo-tech camp for Kansas youth coming
up in March

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