K-State Research and Extension News
June 14, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, June 14

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien recaps this week's USDA
grain production and supply-and-demand reports and their influence on
the grain markets...he compares the USDA's latest wheat, corn and
soybean price projections to his own price probability calculations,
based on this new information

K-State crop production specialist Jim Shroyer follows up with his
thoughts on the condition of the Kansas winter wheat crop, in the
wake of the extremely hot, dry and windy conditions over Kansas
earlier this week...he's certain that those adverse conditions took a
hefty toll on wheat fields over a large part of the state

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State reports on 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 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