K-State Research and Extension News
March 06, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Wednesday, March 6

K-State veterinarian Gregg Hanzlicek provides his monthly segment on
cattle health management: this time, he focuses on dealing with
hypothermia in beef calves, which he stresses can be a threat well
beyond the newborn stage

Agricultural law specialist Roger McEowen covers several recently-
decided court cases, including a ruling on a livestock leasing
arrangement that got entangled in a bankruptcy proceeding

For this week's segment on the Kansas Smoke Management Plan for
prescribed pasture burning, the coordinator of the Great Plains Fire
Science Exchange, Sherry Leis, talks about that program and the
information it provides on all aspects of fire management in the
plains region

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