K-State Research and Extension News
February 27, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Wednesday, February 27


K-State agronomist Mike Stamm previews two K-State canola risk
management schools for producers coming up soon, and discusses the
condition of canola stands in Kansas

The state director of the USDA Office of Rural Development,
Patty Clark, reports on that program's activity in Kansas in the past
year, providing support to a broad spectrum of rural health care and
other projects around the state

In the first part of a series on the prescribed burning smoke
management plan in Kansas, air quality official Tom Gross of the
Kansas Department of Health and Environment talks about how the plan
led to a favorable decision by the EPA on an urban air quality
situation

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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