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Jan 31, 2024

  • 2023 Developments in Agricultural Law and Taxation, Part 5
  • Winning the Game: Marketing Plans
  • What to Have Ready for Calves


00:01:05 – 2023 Developments in Agricultural Law and Taxation, Part 5: Roger McEowen, K-State and Washburn law professor, kicks off today’s show with his fourth and fifth top developments in agricultural law and taxation in 2023.

Top Ten Developments in Agricultural Law and Taxation in 2023 - Part Three

Top Ten Developments in Agricultural Law and Taxation in 2023 - Part Four

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00:12:05 – Winning the Game: Marketing Plans: Keeping the show rolling is Mark Nelson, Kansas Farm Bureau’s director of commodities, from his recent Winning the Game webinar with Dan O’Brien discussing marketing plans.

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00:23:05 – What to Have Ready for Calves: K-State’s Beef Cattle Institute concludes today’s show with a segment from their Cattle Chat podcast. Brad White, Bob Larson and Phillip Lancaster talk about what producers should have prepared for calving season.

BCI Cattle Chat Podcast

Bovine Science with BCI Podcast

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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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