K-State Research and Extension

Crops and Livestock>Wheat K-State Research and Extension provides the latest research-based information from all disciplines related to crop production: Agronomy, Entomology, Plant Pathology, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Economics, and more. Producers can find current, objective information on topics such as variety and hybrid performance, disease and insect ratings of wheat varieties, weed science, soil testing, plant diseases, insect pests, forages, wheat, and crop price outlooks.




A Kansas wheat farmer recently testified before Congress on the merits of expanding agricultural trade with Cuba, saying that wheat producers have much to gain.  Marsha Boswell has more on this week’s Kansas Wheat Scoop.

4/23/2015 7:00:00 PM

The Weekly Grain Market Report Play Audio

K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien shares his new analysis of Kansas crop production costs and whether those can be covered with current forward contract prices, as a feature of his weekly segment on the grain market trends.

4/23/2015 7:00:00 PM

A Visit With the New Manager for Strategic Partnership Development for NBAF Play Audio

K-State's Marty Vanier talks about her new appointment as the manager for strategic partnership development for the National Bio and Agro-defense Facility being built at the university....she tells how her office will foster input from livestock producers, veterinarians, agricultural pharmaceutical companies and other stakeholders, which will largely guide the animal disease initiatives that NBAF will undertake in the future.

4/23/2015 7:00:00 PM

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