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Radio stations are free to use clips from any of the episodes below. Time codes and descriptions for each segment are listed in the show notes. 

A selection of fully produced segments are made available weekly on the "For Radio Stations" page at the K-State Research and Extension news page.

Captioned episodes are available on our Agriculture Today YouTube page.

Dec 23, 2021

  • Top Grain Market Stories of 2021
  • Thoughts on the Grain Markets in the New Year
  • Growing Amaryllis Bulbs


00:01:08—Top Grain Market Stories of 2021 (part 1)--An end-of-year look at the top developments that shaped the grain market trends in 2021, featuring the senior economist with the IGP Institute at K-State, Guy...

Dec 22, 2021

  • Developing New and Improved Soybean Lines
  • Handling Casualty Loss Claims from Last Week’s Windstorm
  • Stop, Look and Listen


00:01:00 – Developing New and Improved Soybean Lines: K-State soybean breeder Bill Schapaugh provides an update on several approaches by the university's soybean variety development program in...

Dec 21, 2021

  • Wheat Sulfur Deficiency
  • Herbicide Spray Volumes
  • Dairy Margin Coverage



00:01:09—Wheat Sulfur Deficiency--K-State crop nutrient specialist Dorivar Ruiz-Diaz discusses sulfur deficiency in winter wheat, a nutrient management subject he's receiving questions about from more and more wheat growers...he goes over...

Dec 20, 2021

  • Cattle By-product Market
  • Alternative Weed Control
  • K-State Corn Schools



00:01:06—Cattle By-product Market-- Livestock economist Lee Schulz of Iowa State University offers his perspectives on the cattle markets:  in addition to his thoughts on the state of the market heading into the new year, he looks ahead to...

Dec 17, 2021

  • Grain Market Update
  • Wildfire Outbreaks in Central and Western Kansas
  • What Created that Destructive Windstorm?


00:01:00 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien provides an update on local grain basis bids around Kansas, and he offers a renewed look at what's behind the volatility in the...