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Jun 23, 2022

  • A Tickborne Disease Can Cause Bovine Infectious Anemia
  • A 2022 Kansas Wheat Harvest Update
  • Keeping Raccoons Away from Sweet Corn


00:01:00 – A Tickborne Disease Can Cause Bovine Infectious Anemia: K-State veterinarian Gregg Hanzlicek discusses Theileria, an emerging bovine blood-borne disease transmitted through a species of tick that’s new to our region


00:12:00 – A 2022 Kansas Wheat Harvest Update: Two K-State county agents, James Coover and Justin Goodno, provide this week’s 2022 wheat harvest update and insight into what they have seen in their own counties so far this harvest season


00:23:00 – Keeping Raccoons Away from Sweet Corn: On the second horticulture segment of the week, K-State horticulturist Word Upham covers raccoons in sweet corn and how to prevent them from wiping out an entire crop in the home garden this season



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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 Samantha Bennett 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.