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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.

Nov 22, 2019

• The weekly grain market update

• K-State’s Horse Judging Team wins BIG—TWICE!

• Agricultural news, and this week’s “Kansas Wheat Scoop”

• Kansas agricultural weather…

00:01:30 – Grain Market Update:  K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien provides a full update on local grain price basis levels at Kansas elevators, and the pricing opportunities those may or may not be offering to producers, during his weekly segment on the grain market trends.

00:12:50 – Horse Judging Championships:  The coach and members of the K-State horse judging team talk about the team's outstanding showing at both the American Quarter Horse Association and American Paint Horse Association judging contests recently, winning the world championship at both events...the first college team to do so in the same year...featured are K-State animal scientist and coach James Lattimer, along with team members Emily Meier, Ally Leslie and Emily Prugh.

00:24:13 – Ag News:  The day's agricultural news headlines, and the latest “Kansas Wheat Scoop.”

00:32:33 – 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.


K‑State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well‑being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K‑State campus in Manhattan.