KSRN Radio Interviews

Title Author Date Downloads
Weekly Grain Market Outlook - Dan O'Brien

Dan O'Brien, K-State grain economist, talks about crop acreage projections and balance sheets for his weekly grain market update.

February 16, 2024
Agricultural Law Update

Roger McEowen, K-State and Washburn law professor, discusses cases that are currently taking place that could have a large impact on agriculture and producers.

February 14, 2024
Weekly Cattle Market Report - Glynn Tonsor and LMIC

Livestock economist Elliott Dennis from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides a cattle market update and common topics from the recent NCBA conference.

February 12, 2024
Winning the Game Grain Marketing Plans

Keeping the show rolling is Mark Nelson, Kansas Farm Bureau’s director of commodities, from his recent Winning the Game webinar with Dan O’Brien discussing marketing plans.

January 31, 2024
Factors for ARC and PLC Decisions

Agricultural economist from K-State Robin Reid and agricultural policy specialist Jenny Ifft continue the show by discussing managing risk with ARC and PLC and an upcoming webinar.

January 30, 2024
Kansas Custom Rates Survey

Director of the Land Use Survey Office at K-State, Leah Tsoodle, continues the show with information about the Custom Rates Survey that she encourages producers to fill out. Also included is a Kansas Profile with Ron Wilson from the Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development.

January 23, 2024
Artificial Intelligence and Digital Twins

Joe Parcell, director of the Center for Risk Management Education and Research, discusses artificial intelligence and digital twins and what they could mean for agriculture.

January 18, 2024
Farm and Ranch Transition Conferences

K-State agriculture economist Robin Reid discusses the upcoming Farm and Ranch Transition conferences. She shares how attendees can get the most from the conference.

January 16, 2024
Online Classes for Farm Finances and Risk Management

K-State farm economist, Robin Reid, and K-State farm analyst, LaVell Winsor, discuss classes where producers can learn about farm finances and risk management.

January 5, 2024
Women Managing the Farm Conference

K-State’s Robin Reid and Sandra Wick preview the Women Managing the Farm conference taking place in February. They have a couple of special plans to celebrate the 20th year.

January 2, 2024
A Look Back and Ahead for K-State Research and Extension and Agriculture

Ernie Minton, dean of K-State’s College of Agriculture and director of K-State Research and Extension, reviews 2023 for the college and takes a look ahead.

December 20, 2023
Producer Challenges for Specialty Livestock

K-State assistant professors Logan Britton and Nellie Hill-Sullins discuss their research on challenges producers of specialty livestock are experiencing.

December 18, 2023
Ukraine and Black Sea Region Update

Antonina Broyaka, K-State associate in the department of agricultural economics, provides an update on Ukraine and the Black Sea Region. She discusses what is currently being worked on and an outlook for the next marketing year.

December 8, 2023
Ag Labor Shortage Impacts

Jenny Ifft and Parker Vulgamore from K-State and Tori Laird with the Kansas Department of Agriculture continue the show discussing their recent study on how agricultural labor shortages impact the Kansas economy.

November 28, 2023
Pasture, Rangeland and Forage Insurance

 K-State agriculture policy specialist, Jenny Ifft, provides reminders about Pasture, Rangeland and Forage insurance.

November 9, 2023
Tax Planning and Strategies

Kansas Farm Management Association economists, Chelsea Plummer and Tressie Mitzner, discuss end of year tax considerations. Robin Reid, K-State agricultural economist, also joins the conversation with details for a tax strategy educational series that is upcoming.

November 7, 2023
Climate Smart Farm

K-State precision agricultural economist, Terry Griffin, and University of Georgia engineer, Glen Rains, discuss the research they will be doing with their climate-smart 4-D Farm.

October 26, 2023
Crop Insurance

K-State Flinchbaugh agricultural policy chair Jenny Ifft discusses how the crops are faring this year and how that could impact crop insurance. There are crop insurance workshops happening this week for people to learn more information. 

October 17, 2023

Recent Videos

Title Author Date Downloads
Ukraine Agriculture and Trade | Fuel and Oil Prices - Webinar Slides and Recording February 21, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - February 9, 2024
Part 1

Part 2

February 9, 2024
Managing Risk with ARC, PLC, and SCO - Webinar Slides and Recording
Farm Bill Update - Robin Reid
Managing Risk with SCO and ECO - Jenny Ifft

February 2, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - February 2, 2024

February 2, 2024
2024 Winning the Game Grain Marketing Webinar - January Update - Slides and Recording


January 29, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - January 26, 2023

January 26, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - January 19, 2023
Part 1
Part 2


January 19, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - January 5, 2023

January 5, 2024
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - December 15, 2023

Part 1

Part 2

December 15, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - December 8, 2023

December 8, 2023
Grain Production and Trade in the Black Sea Region / Grain Markets Situation and Outlook - Webinar Recording and Slides
Grain Production and Trade in the Black Sea Region - Antonina Broyaka
Grain Markets Situation and Outlook Dan O'Brien and Guy Allen
December 6, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - December 1, 2023

December 1, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - November 17, 2023

November 17, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - November 10, 2023

November 10, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - November 3, 2023

November 3, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - October 27, 2023

October 27, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - October 20, 2023

October 20, 2023
Agriculture Today - Grain Markets - October 13, 2023

October 13, 2023

Newsletters, Podcasts and Blogs

Title Author Date Downloads
Cattle Chat - Weekly Podcast from K-State Beef Cattle Institute

Recent episodes:

Episode 303: February 16, 2024 - Cattle on Feed Report, Hoof Care, Research Round-Up

Episode 302: February 9, 2024 - Post Calving, Cattle on Feed, Calving Season Questions

February 16, 2024
In the Cattle Markets (LMIC) February 12, 2024
Precision Ag in the Digital Age

A recent USDA study looks at some of the trends regarding producers’ adaption of precision agricultural methods and use of digital tools, from USDA economic researcher Johnathan McFadden and Terry Griffin of Kansas State University. A USDA podcast. 

May 16, 2023
Value of Forage Insurance During Drought

In the K-State Beef Tips newsletter:

November 1, 2022
Side-dress nitrogen applications for corn: Agronomic considerations and a new crop insurance endorsement

In K-State Agronomy e-Update:

February 18, 2022
Focused on the Grains Blog

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