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The top stories mentioning Kansas State University are posted below. Download an Excel file with all of the day's news stories. 

Thursday, July 24, 2014

*U.S. Midwestern farmers fighting explosion of 'superweeds'
7/23/14 Yahoo! News, MSN Money, Reuters, Chicago Tribune
Palmer amaranth is also "exploding" across Kansas this year, according to Dallas Peterson, a weed specialist with Kansas State University. “We have had numerous calls about poor control of Palmer amaranth with glyphosate this year,” he said.

Digital portal links KC researchers, industry partners
7/23/14 Kansas City Business Journal
Involved in this project are the University of Missouri, the University of Kansas, Kansas State University, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, the University of Kansas Medical Center, Saint Luke’s Health System, Truman Medical Centers,Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics,MRIGlobal and KCALSI. 

*Net security, social media misuse pose hurdles for managers
7/23/14 Business Daily
A study by scholars at Kansas State University and another by KPMG shows employees spend a lot of time on cyberloafing – wasting time on inappropriate website browsing – causing organisations to waste production hours. The study by Kansas University found that some employees spend up to 80 per cent of office time online.



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