Mar 6, 2020
• The weekly grain market update
• New information to consider for your USDA farm program choice
• Agricultural news, and the “Kansas Wheat Scoop”
• Kansas agricultural weather…
00:01:30 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien looks at next week's USDA grain supply-and-demand report, and how the grain stocks numbers would possibly break out with and without the contributions of China, during his weekly segment on the grain market trends.
00:12:48 – USDA Farm Program Choices Revisited: K-State agricultural economists Robin Reid and Art Barnaby are back with more information for grain producers to consider as they finalize their USDA farm program choice for 2019 and 2020 crop production...this time, they talk about the just-released market year average price information and how it impacts the attractiveness of either the A-R-C or P-L-C program option.
00:24:08 – Ag News: The day's agricultural news headlines, and the latest “Kansas Wheat Scoop.”
00:32:24 – Kansas Weather: K-State climatologist Mary Knapp reports on Kansas agricultural weather.
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Agriculture Today is a daily program featuring Kansas State University agricultural specialists and other experts examining ag issues facing Kansas and the nation. It is hosted by Eric Atkinson and distributed to radio stations throughout Kansas and as a daily podcast.
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