K-State Research and Extension News
May 17, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, May 17


K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien focuses on current
developments in international grain trade, including reports of corn
and soybean imports into the U.S. from South America, as he offers
his weekly analysis of the grain market trends.


K-State plant pathologist Frank White reports on his ongoing
research, which centers on making genetic adjustments in crop plants
so that they may effectively ward off yield-robbing bacterial
diseases.


And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State covers Kansas
agricultural 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 Research and Extension website.

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
K-State Research & Extension News