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Feb 28, 2024

  • Protecting Animal Ag Facilities
  • Wheat Rx Seminars
  • How Long Young Bulls Should be Breeding


00:01:05 – Protecting Animal Ag Facilities: K-State and Washburn law professor Roger McEowen begins today’s show with information about recent cases around animal ag facilities and free speech.

Animal Ag Facilities and Free Speech - Does the Constitution Protect Saboteurs? (An Update)

Roger on


00:12:05 – Wheat Rx Seminars: Continuing the show is Romulo Lollato, K-State wheat production specialist, as he previews the upcoming Wheat Rx seminars in Dodge City and Wichita for wheat growers.  

Kansas Wheat Rx


00:23:05 – How Long Young Bulls Should be Breeding: The show wraps up today with K-State’s Brad White, Bob Larson, Phillip Lancaster and Brian Lubbers on another part of the Beef Cattle Institute’s Cattle Chat podcast. This week the group has a conversation about determining the length of a young bull’s breeding 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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