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February 20, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Wednesday, February 20

K-State agricultural economist Troy Dumler looks at what agricultural
leaders in Congress are proposing in an effort to stave off federal
budget sequestration...and the likely implications for federal
agricultural programs, if sequestration does go into effect on March

Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen reports on a new ruling out
of the Iowa Supreme Court on the liability protections for farmers
and ranchers who host people on their property for recreational
purposes...the ruling sets a new legal precedent that he thinks will
discourage agricultural producers from opening up their premises to
the public

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


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