K-State Research and Extension News
May 14, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, May 14



The director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center, Jim Robb,
offers insight on the cattle markets this week: he looks ahead to
this week's USDA Cattle-on-Feed report, which is expected to indicate
a significant drop in feedlot placements


K-State agricultural economist Nathan Hendricks discusses his
research on crop rotation decisions by farmers: how they impact
grain supplies, and the role of grain price in crop selection for a
rotation program


And for this week's 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist Jim Adams
looks ahead to the Kansas 4-H Geology Field Trips coming up in early
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 web site. See Agriculture Today
Radio 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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