K-State Research and Extension News
November 13, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Tuesday, November 13

K-State crop production specialist Lucas Haag discusses the
university's research to date on drought-tolerant corn hybrid
performance, with the accent on seeding rates and the effect on
eventual yield

K-State crop nutrient specialist Dave Mengel has an update on the
high nitrate levels still being found in harvested and standing
forages this fall, as confirmed by laboratory tests at K-State...as
an ongoing caution to livestock producers about utilizing these

Former K-State agricultural policy specialist Barry Flinchbaugh
offers comments on whether the lame-duck Congress will address the
2012 Farm Bill before year' end

And K-State wildlife specialist Charlie Lee covers a new study on
management of CRP ground to promote pheasant reproduction

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