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December 07, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, December 7


K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien talks about the impact of
low water flow in the Mississippi River on corn and soybean prices
here in the central plains, as part of his grain market analysis and
commentary this week

The rural fire coordinator with the Kansas Forest Service at K-State,
Ross Hauck, provides an overview of the wildfire threat that
continues over all of Kansas as the drought persists...he offers
advice to rural dwellers and hunters about wildfire prevention and
protection as conditions remain dry

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State offers the latest
Kansas agricultural weather outlook

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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