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Dec 19, 2022

  • Global Beef Trade for 2023
  • The Reach of Extension Programming
  • Limiting the Spread of Chronic Wasting Disease


00:01:00 – Global Beef Trade for 2023: In the final cattle market update for 2022, Oklahoma State livestock economist Derrell Peel discusses his expectations for global beef trade in 2023.


00:12:00 – The Reach of Extension Programming: K-State Research and Extension director, Gregg Hadley, recaps KSRE programming in 2022, including some of the challenges and the record-breaking reach of KSRE programs in the last 12 months.


00:23:00 – Limiting the Spread of Chronic Wasting Disease: K-State wildlife specialist, Drew Ricketts, continues last week’s discussion on Chronic Wasting Disease in deer. This week, he focuses on how hunters in Kansas can help with limiting the spread of this detrimental disease.



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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.