K-State Research and Extension News
October 26, 2012
Share  Email the story

Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, October 26


K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien talks about the post-
harvest "sell" signals that the grain trades are sending to producers
now, as part of his weekly analysis of the grain markets

K-State risk management specialist Art Barnaby comments on what he
calls unfounded attacks on the crop insurance program, as the
insurance payout to producers this year is expected to be record-
large....it's one of the topics that will be addressed at the series
of crop insurance workshops co-sponsored by K-State next week

Today's report from the National FFA Convention features Kansas FFA
state secretary Chelsea Smith from the Hays FFA chapter

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State 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
.


                                                -30-


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
K-State Research & Extension News