Nov 20, 2019
• Increasing concerns about Johne's disease becoming more common in Kansas cow-calf herds
• The latest Beef Cattle Institute podcast
• Agricultural news headlines
• Gus van der Hoeven’s “Stop, Look and Listen…”
00:01:30 – Johne’s Disease: From the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at K-State, Gregg Hanzlicek discusses increasing concerns about Johne's disease becoming more common in Kansas cow-calf herds...he talks about the ill effects of this disease and why diagnosing it is so difficult, and what producers should do to keep it out of their herds as best they can.
00:12:54 – Beef Cattle Institute Podcast: Researchers from the Beef Cattle Institute at K-State talk about nutritional and economic considerations when putting together a winter supplemental feeding program for the beef cow herd, which was a featured subject on the lastest BCI Cattle Chat podcast...commenting are veterinarians Brad White and Bob Larson, cow-calf specialist Bob Weaber and livestock economist Dustin Pendell.
00:24:21 – Ag News: Eric Atkinson covers the day's agricultural news headlines.
00:32:42 – "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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