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August 29, 2014
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, August 29


NOTE: The Kansas State University campus is closed for the Labor Day holiday...
therefore, there will be no Agriculture Today program on Monday...we'll resume
our regular broadcast schedule on Tuesday, September 2nd

Agriculture Today for Friday, August 29th:

K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien comments on whether the corn
market has already set its low heading into harvest...and he talks about the
ongoing unrest in the Black Sea region, and the implications for wheat prices

With the Kansas State Fair opening a week from today, K-State 4-H events
coordinator Sarah Keatley previews the wide array of 4-H exhibits and activities
planned for this year's state fair in Hutchinson

USDA rural housing administrator Tony Hernandez announces two new
grants that have been presented to public schools in north-central Kansas,
as part of the USDA rural development program

And K-State climatologist Mary Knapp covers the Kansas agricultural weather
scene

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.

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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
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