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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.

 

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New Grain Sorghum Lines Play Audio



K-State sorghum breeder Tesfaye Tesso talks about several new experimental grain sorghum lines that his program has been developing, which are expected to lead to notably improved hybrids for Kansas growing conditions.

3/29/2015 7:00:00 PM


CURRYING THE COLOMBIAN MARKET Play Audio



A Kansas wheat farmer recently spent some time in South America, promoting wheat sales to a country that often goes overlooked as an important U.S. wheat customer.  Marsha Boswell has more on this week’s Kansas Wheat Scoop.
 

3/26/2015 7:00:00 PM


The Weekly Grain Market Report Play Audio



K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien breaks down the pre-report estimates for next week's USDA planting intentions report, and updates his projections on net returns to row crop production in Kansas this year, as talking points during his weekly grain market commentary.

3/26/2015 7:00:00 PM


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