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Dec 2, 2022

  • Global Events Could Impact Grain Trade
  • Land Leasing Strategies
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Global Events Could Impact Grain Trade: In addition to his analysis of the cash grain and futures markets, K-State grain market economist Dan O’Brien touches on how the averted railroad strike in the U.S., the situation in China, and a move by the Argentinian government to spur soybean sales might impact the grain markets.



00:12:00 – Land Leasing Strategies: K-State agricultural economist Robin Reid and LaVell Winsor from the Farm Analyst program, discuss land lease options – a topic they’ll cover extensively during a 4-part workshop for landowners and tenants in January and February.


00:23:00 – Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond has this week’s agricultural weather – including the long range outlook – which isn’t encouraging for much-needed precipitation.


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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.


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