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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.

Jul 30, 2021

  • Grain Market Update
  • Effects of High Nighttime Temps on Corn Productivity
  • Agricultural News
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien discusses this week's grain market reactions to ongoing weather challenges for crop production here in the U.S. and...

Jul 29, 2021

  • Farmland Lease Rates Estimates
  • Pasture Cattle Fly Control
  • Agricultural News Headlines
  • Starting in Organic Gardening


00:01:09--Cropland Lease Rates--K-State farm management economist Gregg Ibendahl talks about his new estimates of non-irrigated farmland lease rates for each county in Kansas...he drew upon several...

Jul 28, 2021

  • Testing Saved-Back Seed
  • Irrigated Farm Lease Arrangements Survey
  • Agricultural News
  • Stop, Look and Listen



00:01:00 – Testing Saved-Back Seed: In the wake of the head blight problems that turned up in numerous fields this year, the seed laboratory manager for the Kansas Crop Improvement Association, Eric...

Jul 27, 2021

  • Farm Employee Management
  • USDA Guaranteed Loans
  • Pheasant Nesting Habitat


00:01:10--Farm Employee Management (part 1)--The executive director of the Kansas Farm Management Association at K-State, Kevin Herbel, reviews the results of a new survey conducted by the KFMA of farm employee management practices in Kansas: ...

Jul 26, 2021

  • Livestock Market Update
  • Administering Treatment to Cattle on Summer Pasture
  • Agricultural News
  • Kansas 4-H Update


00:01:00 – Livestock Market Update: Livestock economist Derrell Peel of Oklahoma State University analyzes the market signals from last Friday's USDA cattle-on-feed and cattle inventory reports. He also...