K-State Research and Extension News
April 01, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, April 1


Livestock economist Derrell Peel of Oklahoma State University
provides this week's cattle market analysis: he comments on the
spillover effect of the USDA's surprising grain stocks report last
week on the cattle complex, and how supportive the resulting drop in
feedgrain prices could be for cattle prices in the longer term

From the Southern Plains Drought Summit last week, K-State range
scientist Keith Harmoney talks about planning cattle stocking
programs for this grazing season with the drought impacts in mind:
he compares the current situation to past droughts in Kansas, and
what history tells us about managing those stocking rates

And for this week's Kansas 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist
Rod Buchele announces that registrations are being taking for the
2013 4-H Photo Adventure Camp coming up in June

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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