Aug 14, 2019
• More on the generational differences in farm and ranch management
• The latest Cattle Chat podcast
• The day's agricultural news headlines
• Gus van der Hoeven’s “Stop, Look and Listen…”
00:01:30 – Generations, Spending and Debt: K-State agricultural economists Gregg Ibendahl and Terry Griffin talk about their latest effort in a series of economics analyses which looks at the generational differences in farm and ranch management: this time, they've focused on how spending tendencies and debt load differ among the various generations.
00:13:00 – Cattle Chat Podcast: The managing director of the Center for Sorghum Improvement at K-State, Sarah Sexton-Bowser, is the featured guest on this week's Cattle Chat podcast from the Beef Cattle Institute at K-State: she visits with veterinarians Brad White and Bob Larson and cow-calf specialist Bob Weaber about research initiatives to further improve and refine grain sorghum as a beef cattle feedstuff.
00:24:30 – Ag News: Eric Atkinson covers the day's agricultural news headlines.
00:32:46 – "Stop, Look and Listen": K-State's Gus van der Hoeven presents "Stop, Look and Listen", his weekly commentary on rural Kansas.
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