K-State Agriculture Today: 1545 – Nwanze…Beef in Dairy Cattle

  • Kanayo Nwanze, Part 1
  • Kanayo Nwanze, Part 2 and Kansas Profile
  • Beef Semen in Dairy Cattle


00:01:05 – Kanayo Nwanze, Part 1: Starting today’s show is K-State Alumni Excellence Award recipient, Kanayo Nwanze. He discusses his past work and his most recent book, “A Bucket of Water.”

Kanayo Nwanze



00:12:05 – Kanayo Nwanze, Part 2 and Kansas Profile: Kanayo Nwanze continues the show by sharing what he is excited for in the agriculture industry as it moves forward. We are then joined by Ron Wilson with a Kansas Profile on Flickner Innovation Farm.

Kansas Profile


00:23:05 – Beef Semen in Dairy Cattle: Completing today’s show is K-State dairy specialist Mike Brouk as he discusses the practice of breeding dairy cows to beef semen and how this practice is being used on dairy farms across the U.S..



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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 Shelby Varner and distributed to radio stations throughout Kansas and as a daily podcast.


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