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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.

Jul 10, 2020

• The weekly grain market update

• Last month’s weather is having negative repercussions for the corn crop

• Agricultural news, and the “Kansas Wheat Scoop”

• Kansas agricultural weather…

00:01:30 – Grain Market Update:  K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien offers his latest observations on the...


Jul 9, 2020

• Strategies for beef producers, in the face of reduced forage options

• Summer soybean pests

• Agricultural news, and the Kansas soybean update

• Slow fruit set in the vegetable garden…

00:01:30 – Adjusting for Dry Conditions:  K-State beef specialist Dale Blasi says cattle producers in western Kansas are...


Jul 8, 2020

• The 2020 Kansas Custom Rates report is out

• An agricultural law update

• Today’s wheat harvest report

• Gus van der Hoeven’s “Stop, Look and Listen…”

00:01:30 – 2020 Kansas Custom Rates Report:  The director of the Land Use Survey Center at K-State, Leah Tsoodle, talks about the just-released 2020...


Jul 7, 2020

• The advantages of pregnancy-staging cows and heifers

• The online Beef Basis tool can eliminate guesswork for producers

• Today’s wheat harvest update, and the latest “Milk Lines”

• Controlling cattail growth in farm ponds…

00:01:30 – Pregnancy-Staging Cows and Heifers:  K-State beef cattle...


Jul 6, 2020

• The weekly cattle market update

• A look at direct marketing of beef

• A wheat harvest report

• Kansas 4-H shooting sports update…

 

00:01:30 – Cattle Market Update:  Livestock economist Lee Schulz of Iowa State University provides this week's cattle market commentary: he takes a look at the current...