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Jun 6, 2024

  • Prevention and Treatment of Pink Eye
  • K-State Groundbreakings, Grants and Donations
  • Choosing the Landscape


00:01:05 – Prevention and Treatment of Pink Eye: Starting today’s show is K-State veterinarian, Gregg Hanzlicek, to discuss pink eye in cattle. He talks about the causes, symptoms and what producers can do to treat it.


00:12:05 – K-State Groundbreakings, Grants and Donations: Ernie Minton, director of K-State Research and Extension and dean of K-State’s college of agriculture, continues the show by reviewing his recent Statewide e-newsletter that says what is happening in and around campus.

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00:23:05 – Choosing the Landscape: K-State Research and Extension horticulture agent for Riley County, Gregg Eyestone, finishes today’s show with options for garden and home landscapes.   



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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.


K‑State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well‑being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K‑State campus in Manhattan