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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, 2024

  • Grain Market Position
  • Too Much Water for Some Corn and Soybeans
  • All of Kansas Seeing Moisture


00:01:05 – Grain Market Position: Getting today’s show started is K-State grain economist, Dan O’Brien, with this week’s grain market update. He talks about the current market as well as price...

May 30, 2024

  • Controlling Sericea Lespedeza
  • Mitigating Cattle Heat Stress
  • Canning Garden Produce


00:01:05 – Controlling Sericea Lespedeza: K-State rangeland management specialist, Walt Fick, starts the show today by talking about sericea lespedeza and the issues it creates and how to possibly control it.

Early Summer Control...

May 29, 2024

  • Upcoming FSA Program Deadlines
  • Ticks in Kansas and on Humans
  • Summer Beef Grazing Plans


00:01:05 – Upcoming FSA Program Deadlines: Kicking off today’s show is Dennis McKinney, Kansas Farm Service Agency state director, with a reminder on upcoming deadlines for programs from FSA.


00:12:05 – Ticks...

May 28, 2024

  • Ragweed in Cattle Pastures
  • Ukraine Crop Numbers
  • Calculating the Number of Heifers


00:01:05 – Ragweed in Cattle Pastures: K-State range scientist Keith Harmoney starts the show with information about if western ragweed impacts pastures and if that effects cattle gain.

How Does Western Ragweed Impact Pasture...

May 24, 2024

  • Forward Look for Crops and the Grain Market
  • Cattle U Conference
  • Another Round of Severe Weather


00:01:05 – Forward Look for Crops and the Grain Market: Dan O’Brien, K-State grain economist, begins today’s show with this week’s grain market outlook. He explains how the weather still plays a major role in the...