K-State Research and Extension News
December 10, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, December 10

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor provides this week's cattle
market analysis: in addition to remarks on last week's price trends,
he goes over the findings from a new K-State report on the
differences between high, medium and low profit cow-calf producers

K-State soil nutrient specialist Dorivar Ruiz-Diaz talks about the
nutrient credits producers can reasonably expect from cover crops, as
part of their cropping systems...he emphasizes the role of those
crops in nutrient cycling

And for this week's Kansas 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist
Deryl Waldren previews the 2013 4-H SpaceTech Educators' Workshop
coming up in January, for 4-H volunteers and older youth who serve as
4-H science, engineering and technology project leaders

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