K-State Research and Extension News
March 22, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, March 22

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien previews next week's USDA
prospective plantings report and it's potential influence on grain
prices trends...he also talks about the market impact of increased
wheat feeding to livestock in the central plains, as corn supplies
have run low

The associate director of the International Grains Program at
K-State, Mark Fowler, reports on the latest I-G-P activities in
promoting Kansas grain sales abroad...among other things, he talks
about the new trend in private grain processing companies bringing
their personnel in to I-G-P for training

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State provides the weekly
roundup on Kansas agriculture weather

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