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Oct 7, 2022

  • Wheat Exports and Corn Demand Remain Strong
  • Prescribed Burns
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather

 

00:01:00 – Wheat Exports and Corn Demand Remain Strong: K-State grain market economist, Dan O’Brien, says wheat export numbers continue to be strong and that the high demand for corn from feedlots continues with bid prices showing exactly that

The latest from Dan on AgManager

00:12:00 – Prescribed Burns: Kansas Forest Service southeast district fire management officer, Jesse Sloan, he joins us to talk about the importance of prescribed burning and previews the upcoming 26th Annual Fall Forestry Field Day occurring in Erie, Kansas.

K-State Prescribed Burn Publications:

Alternative Burning Strategies: Effects on Cattle Performance, Grassland, and the Environment

Kansas Prescribed Burning - Rules adn Regulations

Fire and Grasslands

Jesse's email - jdsloan@ksu.edu 

00:23:00 – Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond, shares insight into the precipitation received in parts of western Kansas this week, the current cold front we’re experiencing, and what to expect moving forward

 

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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.