K-State Research and Extension News
November 05, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, November 5


The director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center, Jim Robb,
offers this week's cattle market analysis: he looks at the beef
demand disruption caused by Hurricane Sandy, and what lasting impact
that might have on the cattle trade...he also sizes up the latest
beef export figures

The animal health planner with the Kansas Department of Agriculture,
Tarrie Crnic, talks about the National Veterinary Stockpile program
that is being put together, to support local veterinarians and other
animal health officials in responding to a major livestock disease
outbreak, should it occur

And for this week's Kansas 4-H feature, the coordinator of the
Operation: Military Kids program, K-State's Ann Domsch, tells how 4-H
members and groups can take an active part in the Month of the
Military Family campaign

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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