K-State Agriculture Today: 1371 – Considerations for Bull Selection…Is Spring Just Around the Corner?

  • Cost-Return Budgets for South-Central Kansas
  • Bull Selection and Management
  • Spring Is That You?


00:01:07  — Cost-Return Budgets for South-Central Kansas: K-State grain economist, Dan O’Brien, kicks off this Friday’s programming with our weekly grain market update. This week Dan shares insight on futures and cash markets as well as cost-return budgets for the those in south-central Kansas.


00:12:14  — Bull Selection and Management: With cattle numbers shrinking across the country, genetics is becoming more and more important in the industry. K-State cow-calf specialist, Jason Warner, joins us to provide tips on bull selection and management during these challenging times.


More information on KSU’s Legacy Sale


00:23:17  — Spring Is That You? : K-State meteorologist, Chip Redmond, closes out this week’s programming with our agricultural weather report.  With Kansas bouncing between winter and spring, the state has seen a wide variety of conditions in the past week, and Chip explains why we can expect for that to continue in the weeks ahead.


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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