K-State Research and Extension News
May 25, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, May 25



K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien comments on the grain
market trends this past week: he notes the unusual relationship in
place now between the nearby wheat and corn futures contracts, and
what that is signaling to wheat producers as they finalize their
harvest-time marketing strategies


The director of the Topeka regional office of the USDA Risk
Management Agency, Rebecca Davis, answers several questions that have
come up about irrigated crop insurance in Kansas, in the wake of the
new changes to state water allocation law


And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State has the latest on the
Kansas agriculture weather outlook


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 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
K-State Research & Extension News