1245 – Continued Strength in the Cash Market … Nitrate Concerns from the Persistent Drought

  • Continued Strength in the Cash Market
  • Nitrate Concerns from the Persistent Drought
  • Kansas Agricultural Weather


00:01:00 – Continued Strength in the Cash Market: K-State grain market economist Dan O’Brien covers the continuous strength in cash markets in the southeastern portion of the state and the effects of ongoing weather concerns


00:12:00 – Nitrate Concerns from the Persistent Drought: Sandy Johnson, K-State beef specialist, discusses nitrate concerns as a result of the persistent drought conditions across the state and considerations producers should be mindful of when deciding what to feed their cattle


00:23:00 – Kansas Agricultural Weather: K-State meteorologist Chip Redmond covers which parts of the state received some much-needed rain and its impact on the drought monitor  


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