Feb 7, 2020
• The weekly grain market update
• A new analysis of Kansas crop production revenue in 2019
• Agricultural news, and the “Kansas Wheat Scoop”
• Kansas agricultural weather…
00:01:30 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien takes a look at the seasonal trends in grain prices for the month of February, and how those compare to the generally lackluster market action currently, as part of his weekly segment on the grain price trends.
00:12:50 – Crop Production Revenue: K-State agricultural economists Kevin Herbel and Gregg Ibendahl talk about their new analysis of Kansas crop production revenue in 2019, based on Kansas Farm Management Association data...they look each of the four main cropping enterprises in the state, concluding that this past year was generally profitable for crop producers.
00:24:14 – Ag News: The day's agricultural news headlines, and the latest “Kansas Wheat Scoop.”
00:32:29 – Kansas Weather: K-State climatologist Mary Knapp reports on Kansas agricultural weather.
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