K-State Research and Extension News
August 25, 2014
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, August 25

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor provides this week's cattle
market insight: he breaks down the latest USDA cattle-on-feed report,
and what that suggests about the geographical shift in cattle feeding
in the central plains region....and he passes along his latest feedlot
return projections

The keynote speaker at last week's K-State Risk and Profit Conference, Iowa
State University agricultural economist Dermot Hayes, talks about recent
changes in agricultural and rural policy in China, and what those changes
portend for U.S. agricultural interests, in terms of doing further export
business with that country

And for this week's Kansas 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist Deryl Waldren
looks ahead to the 2014 Kansas 4-H Dog Conference for youth and adults
involved that highly-popular 4-H project

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