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Sep 28, 2022

  • Estate Planning and Expiration of the Enhanced Basic Exclusion Amount
  • K-State’s Role in Developing a New Variety of Turf
  • BCI Experts on Picking the Best Replacement Heifer


00:01:00 – Estate Planning and Expiration of the Enhanced Basic Exclusion Amount: K-State and Washburn University School of Law professor, Roger McEowen, discusses estate planning in 2022 and 2023 and the expiration of the enhanced basic exclusion amount set for deaths in 2026. What planning should be done now and what might be the amount of the exclusion in 2026 and beyond and the impact on estate plans for farmers and ranchers.

Link to Roger's latest blog posts

00:12:00 – K-State’s Role in Developing a New Variety of Turf: Jack Fry, K-State professor and commercial turf Extension specialist, discusses a new variety of turf that K-State has played a key role in helping develop over the course of the last decade.

Website for the 2022 Kansas Turf and Landscape Conference

00:23:00 – Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts: K-State experts Brad White, Bryan Lubbers, and Phillip Lancaster answer a listener’s question on how to pick the best replacement heifer.

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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.