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December 21, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, December 21


The Kansas State University campus is closed from December
24th through January 1st for Christmas break...therefore, there will
be no Agriculture Today broadcasts during that stretch. We'll resume
our regular broadcast schedule on Wednesday, January 2nd.


Friday
's program:

As part of his weekly commentary on the grain market trends, K-State
agricultural economist Dan O'Brien passes along his wheat and corn
price projections for 2013, based on the probabilities for normal,
high-yield and short-crop production in the U.S.

The senior statistican with Kansas Agricultural Statistics, Jason
Lamprecht announces that the USDA's 2012 Census of Agriculture is now
underway, and he talks about why its vital for producers to complete
the census form and return it by the deadline in February

And state climatologist Mary Knapp of K-State reports on Kansas
agricultural weather

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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