K-State Research and Extension News
December 12, 2011
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, December 12

Market analyst Jim Robb of the Livestock Marketing Information Center
offers this week's analysis of the cattle markets: he talks about
the erratic wholesale beef trade heading into the Christmas holiday,
and looks ahead to the monthly USDA Cattle-on-Feed report coming out
this week

K-State veterinarian Gregg Hanzlicek provides another look at bovine
health management: this time, he talks about dairy herd health
considerations in light of the more stringent regulations on somatic
cell counts in bulk tank milk soon to be in effect

And for this week's 4-H segment, K-State 4-H specialist
Rod Buchele calls for 4-H volunteers to lend their skills to the
North Central Regional Volunteer Forum being hosted by Kansas 4-H in

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


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