K-State Research and Extension News
December 19, 2011
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Monday, December 19

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor covers the cattle market
scene this week: he comments on the USDA's latest cattle-on-feed
report, which took the trade completely by surprise...he also looks
ahead to the USDA's cold storage report coming out this week

New K-State forage agronomist Todd White talks about the forage
systems research he will pursue, including work on grass-based
programs for finishing cattle...he spoke on that topic at the recent
Kansas Hay and Forage Conference

And for this week's 4-H segment, the assistant director of 4-H and
youth development at K-State, Barbara Stone, talks about setting
priorities for growing the Kansas 4-H program in 2012

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