K-State Research and Extension News
April 11, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Thursday, April 11

K-State agronomist Eric Adee talks about a long-running research
project on nutrient management for an irrigated corn-soybean crop
rotation, using a biannual fertilization approach...this research has
rendered useful information on what nutrients to emphasize in such a

K-State beef cattle scientist John Jaeger has the rundown on the 99th
annual Beef Research Roundup, at K-State's Agricultural Research
Center at Hays, set for next Thursday, April 18th...he'll preview the
presentations there on distillers dried grain management and pre-
conditioning and weaning programs for beef calves, among other topics

And for this week's K-State horticulture segment, the director of the
Plant Disease Diagnostic Laboratory at K-State, Judy O'Mara,
returns...this time, to talk about the procedure for submitting a
garden or landscape plant sample to the laboratory for diagnosis

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