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Sep 21, 2023

  • Update on Ukraine
  • ASI Family and Friends Reunion
  • Which Bulbs to Choose


00:01:05 – Update on Ukraine: Starting the show is K-State associate in the department of agricultural economics, Antonina Broyaka, with a Ukraine update. The country is still experiencing unfavorable conditions because of Russia. 

Ukraine Update on


00:12:05 – ASI Family and Friends Reunion: Antonina keeps the show going by continuing the update on Ukraine. We are then joined by K-State's Angie Denton and Chair of Animal Sciences and Industry Family and Friends Reunion, Mary McCurry, to preview the upcoming reunion. 

Family and Friends Reunion


00:23:05 – Which Bulbs to Choose: K-State Research and Extension horticulture agent from Riley County, Gregg Eyestone, completes the show by explaining what to look for when selecting bulbs and why conducting a soil test before planting might be a good idea.



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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 Shelby Varner and distributed to radio stations throughout Kansas and as a daily podcast.


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