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Jun 29, 2022

  • FSA’s Marketing Assistance Loans Program
  • How to Control Carpenter Bees
  • Finding answers for Your Beef Questions


00:01:00 – FSA’s Marketing Assistance Loans Program: Carla Wikoff, the Chief Agricultural Programs Specialist from the Farm Service Agency, discusses the Marketing Assistance Loans program as well as a few CRP updates for those involved and those looking to get involved


00:12:00 – How to Control Carpenter Bees: K-State field crop entomologist Jeff Whitworth provides information on identifying and deterring carpenter bees


00:23:00 – Finding answers for Your Beef Questions: Learn more about a new weekly segment on Agriculture Today called the Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts

BCI Cattle Chat Podcast

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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.