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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.

Jan 14, 2022

  • Grain Market Update
  • 2021 Kansas Agricultural Weather
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien sizes up the USDA's 2021 crop production and world grain supply-and-demand reports released this week, and the short- and long-term market implications of those new numbers...he also remarks on dry weather in key crop production areas around the globe as the lead market factor to watch, during his weekly segment on the grain market trends


00:12:00 – 2021 Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond recounts the year in Kansas agricultural weather in 2021, based on the data gathered and compiled by the Weather Data Library at K-State...he talks about the standout weather developments month by month, and how production agriculture was impacted


00:23:00 – Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond has the latest Kansas agricultural weather outlook 


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Agriculture Today is a daily program featuring Kansas State University agricultural specialists and other experts examining ag issues facing Kansas and the nation. It is hosted by Eric Atkinson and distributed to radio stations throughout Kansas and as a daily podcast.


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 in Manhattan.