K-State Research and Extension News
July 12, 2013
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, July 12

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien analyzes yesterday's USDA
world grain supply and demand report and the longer-term grain market
signals those new numbers are sending

K-State cropping systems speciaist Ignacio Ciampitti looks at the
physiology of drought stress on corn...and by scouting fields for
those stress indicators, what producers can learn about corn
management to lessen drought stress in future crops

Agricultural policy specialist Brad Lubben of the University of
Nebraska comments on the U.S. House passage of a "split" farm bill

Today's Kansas wheat harvest report features Extension agricultual
agent Cynthia Dixson of Rawlins County in northwest Kansas

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State has the latest 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