K-State Research and Extension News
October 05, 2012
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Agriculture Today Radio Program Friday, August 5

K-State agricultural economist Dan O'Brien looks ahead to the USDA's
October crop production and grain supply and demand reports coming
out next week, as part of his weekly analysis of the grain markets.

K-State weed control specialist Curtis Thompson discusses fall
control of two challenging noxious weeds in Kansas crop production:  
bur ragweed and field bindweed...he talks about the remaining
opportunity to treat those weeds yet this fall.

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

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.   

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