K-State Agriculture Today: 1323 – CRP Expansion for Migratory Water Fowl and Changes in Protecting the Lesser Prairie Chicken … An Update on the Uptick in HPAI in the U.S.

  • Expansion of CRP for Migratory Water Fowl and Changes in Protecting the Lesser Prairie Chicken
  • An Update on the Uptick in HPAI in the U.S.
  • BCI’s Ask the Experts: Heart Disease in Cattle


00:01:00 – CRP Expansion for Migratory Water Fowl: Kansas Farm Service Agency state executive director, Dennis McKinney, discusses upcoming December deadlines, expansion of CRP for migratory water fowl, and changes in Kansas in regards to protecting the lesser prairie chicken.


00:12:00 – An Update on the Uptick in HPAI in the U.S.: K-State poultry specialist, Scott Beyer, and Kansas Department of Agriculture animal health commissioner, Justin Smith, have an update on Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in the United States. They explain why there has been a recent uptick in cases as well as where the disease has been seen in Kansas.

Kansas Department of Agriculture – HPAI Map

USDA HPAI resources

00:23:00 – Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts: K-State experts Brad White, Bob Larson, and Blaine Johnson answer a listener’s question on the prevalence of heart disease in cattle.

BCI Cattle Chat Podcast

To have your beef cattle questions answered by the BCI Ask the Experts team – send them an email at bci@ksu.edu

Send comments, questions or requests for copies of past programs to ksrenews@ksu.edu.

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 Samantha Bennett 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.



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