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Aug 26, 2022

  • Is There a Connection Between Crop Tours and the Futures Markets?
  • Fertilizer, Forage and Experiment Station Reports
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Is There a Connection Between Crop Tours and the Futures Markets?: K-State grain market economist, Dan O’Brien, offers insight regarding why recent crop tours may be causing volatility in the futures markets


00:12:00 – Fertilizer, Forage and Experiment Station Reports: K-State nutrient management specialist, Dorivar Ruiz Diaz provides insight into the most recently released editions of the Fertilizer, Forage, and Experiment Station Reports


00:23:00 – Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond describes the potential for some timely precipitation during the first few weeks of September


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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.