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Radio stations are free to use clips from any of the episodes below. Time codes and descriptions for each segment are listed in the show notes. 

A selection of fully produced segments are made available weekly on the "For Radio Stations" page at the K-State Research and Extension news page.

Captioned episodes are available on our Agriculture Today YouTube page.

Dec 8, 2021

  • Pre-Calving Season Management Steps
  • Legal Risks of Deferring Payments on Commodity Sales
  • Stop, Look and Listen


00:01:00 – Pre-Calving Season Management Steps: K-State veterinarian Gregg Hanzlicek walks through a checklist of pre-calving season management steps for cow-calf producers as the herd females enter their...

Dec 7, 2021

  • Windbreak Condition Survey
  • KARL Program Update
  • Dairy Forage Adjustments



00:01:08—Windbreak Condition Survey--K-State rural forestry program coordinator Bob Atchison shares results from the recently-completed Great Plains Initiative 2, which used aerial technology to survey the volume and condition of tree...

Dec 6, 2021

  • Cattle Market Update
  • New African Swine Fever Research at K-State
  • Crop Pest Management Schools in Colby and Great Bend


00:01:00 – Cattle Market Update: The director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center, Katelyn McCullock, talks about yet another week of higher fed cattle prices, as well as the accompanying...

Dec 3, 2021

  • Grain Market Update
  • Risk Management Skills for Kansas Women in Agriculture
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien provides an update on local grain price bids around Kansas and the degree to which they remain profitable for producers, and he passes...

Dec 2, 2021

  • Wheat Virus DNA Research
  • 4-H/FFA Wool Judging Training
  • Holiday Poinsettia Care



00:01:07—Wheat Virus DNA Research--A USDA plant pathologist based at K-State, John Fellers, talks about recent remarkable advances in DNA sequencing technology that now allow him and fellow researchers at the university to identify...