K-State Research and Extension News
December 20, 2011
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Tuesday, December 20

K-State risk management specialist Art Barnaby looks at the
repercussions of the MF Global trading debacle for the commodity
markets, and the breach of confidence in the trade system that
concerns agricultural producers: he talks about how this affects all
grain producers, regardless of their level of participation in the
markets, looks at some of the proposed solutions to prevent a repeat
of the situation, and previews two K-State risk-assessed marketing
workshops coming up in January that will help producers sort through
it all

And for his weekly segment, K-State wildlife specialist Charlie Lee
discusses the wildlife disruption caused by free-roaming and feral

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