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Feb 14, 2024

  • Cases Impacting Agriculture This Year
  • Start Getting Bulls Ready
  • Cattle on Feed Report


00:01:05 – Cases Impacting Agriculture This Year: Roger McEowen, K-State and Washburn law professor, gets today’s show started with cases that are currently taking place that could have a large impact on agriculture and producers.

The Big Issues for 2024

Roger on AgManager


00:12:05 – Start Getting Bulls Ready: Continuing the show is K-State beef reproduction specialist Sandy Johnson with reminders for cattle producers. She explains what needs to be checked on, on their bulls and why it is important to start now.


00:23:05 – Cattle on Feed Report: A segment of the Beef Cattle Institute’s Cattle Chat podcast wraps up today’s show. K-State's Brad White, Dustin Pendell, Bob Larson and Brian Lubbers discuss the recent cattle on feed report.

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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