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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.

May 31, 2023

  • FSA Farm Operating Loan
  • Kansas Land Values
  • Checking Cattle at Pasture


00:01:06 – FSA Farm Operating Loan: Josh Ridder, farm loan chief with Kansas FSA, begins today’s show. He discusses Farm Service Agency’s farm operating loan and the youth loan program.

Farm Loan Tools with FSA


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May 30, 2023

  • Cattle Market Update
  • Feeding Deer
  • Mastitis this Summer


00:01:05 – Cattle Market Update: Starting today’s show is Lee Schulz, Iowa State University Extension livestock economist, with a cattle market update. Lee discusses recent farm labor and cold storage reports from the USDA.

Lee's article

Cold Storage


May 26, 2023

  • Grain Market Update
  • Fusarium Head Blight
  • Waiting for Moisture


00:01:06 – Grain Market Update: Dan O’Brien, K-State grain economist, starts today’s show with a grain market update. Kansas producers are in the fields planting and the corn and soybean futures look to be expecting a good crop. 

Dan O'Brien...

May 25, 2023

  • Adopting Technology in Agriculture, Part 1
  • Adopting Technology in Agriculutre, Part2
  • Controlling Weeds at Home


00:01:05 – Adopting Technology in Agriculture, Part 1: Today’s show begins with Tomas Nilsson, faculty member at Olds College of Agriculture and Technology, and Terry Griffin, K-State cropping...

May 24, 2023

  • The Swampbuster Act
  • Learn More About Wheat
  • Are Knowing Birth Weights Important?


00:01:07 – The Swampbuster Act, Then and Now: Roger McEowen, K-State and Washburn law professor, starts today’s show with an ag law update. He discusses the Swampbuster Act, Grassley Amendment and the Foster Case.

Link to Roger's...