K-State Research and Extension News
August 08, 2014
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, August 8

K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien looks ahead to next week's
USDA grain supply and demand reports, and comments on the Russia ban
on U.S. agricultural imports into that country, as lead topics during his
weekly analysis of the grain trades

K-State crop production specialist Ignacio Cimapitti is back to talk more
about predicting corn yields...this time, going over a step-by-step method
for calculating likely yields from any given corn field...he'll also talk about
smartphone and tablet apps that can help a farmer do that calculation

And K-State climatologist Mary Knapp has the latest on the Kansas agricultural
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 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