K-State Research and Extension News
December 02, 2011
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, December 2




K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien features the latest grain
export report from the USDA in his market analysis and
commentary...he also peers ahead to the next USDA world grain supply
and demand report, coming out next week



K-State rangeland scientist Keith Harmoney reports on his research
into C-R-P grass as a potential feedstock source for biofuels
production...harvesting grass from C-R-P acreage without impeding the
conservation properties of the grass cover



Distance education specialist Brandi Miller of the International
Grains Program at K-State tells how technology is allowing the I-G-P
to reach out to even more foreign customers of Kansas grains with
important grain processing and marketing information



And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State covers Kansas
agricultural weather, including the latest on the rainfall and
snowfall moving into Kansas this weekend



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 web site. See Agriculture Today Radio 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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