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Jan 6, 2021

• Potential benefits of co-species pasture grazing

• Agricultural law highlights from 2020

• Gus van der Hoeven’s “Stop, Look and Listen…”

00:01:30 – Co-Species Pasture Grazing:  K-State sheep and meat goat specialist Alison Crane discusses co-species or multi-species pasture grazing...she's been working with cattle producers on grazing systems that incorporate sheep and goats either with the cattle or in direct rotation with cattle grazing, and she talks about why this idea is gaining interest.

00:12:55 – Agricultural Law Highlights from 2020:  Agricultural law professor Roger McEowen of the Washburn University School of Law reviews some of the lead developments in agricultural law and taxation in 2020 that didn't quite make his annual Top 10 list, but that were nonetheless significant for agricultural interests.

00:24:18 – More Agricultural Law Highlights from 2020 Agricultural law professor Roger McEowen reviews more developments in agricultural law and taxation in 2020.

00:32:38 – "Stop, Look and Listen":  K-State's Gus van der Hoeven presents "Stop, Look and Listen", his weekly commentary on rural Kansas.


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