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Nov 22, 2023

  • Filing Taxes and Holdover Tenancy
  • Lice in Cattle Herds
  • Options for Open Cattle


00:01:05 – Filing Taxes and Holdover Tenancy: Starting today’s show is K-State and Washburn law professor, Roger McEowen, with why people need to make sure their tax returns are getting filed. He also shares a case as an example of when there is no holdover tenancy.

Roger on AgManager


00:12:05 – Lice in Cattle Herds: K-State veterinarian Gregg Hanzlicek continues the show reminding cattle producers to keep in mind that their livestock might need to be treated for lice.

Tax Strategies for Midwestern Farm and Ranch Women


00:23:05 – Options for Open Cattle: The Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts rounds out today’s show with a conversation between Brad White, Phillip Lancaster and Bob Weaber about whether to keep and feed, sell or rebreed open cows.

BCI Cattle Chat Podcast

Bovine Science with BCI Podcast

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Agriculture Today will be back on November 27.


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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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