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This Week in Agribusiness, July 22, 2017

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby look at a range of issues this week including vulture trouble, the beef checkoff, and getting ready for harvest.

Part 1

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby open this week's show with a report from Jamie Johanson with a look at an interesting problem for cattle producers - vultures. And Farm Broadcaster Dale Minyo, Ohio Ag Net, Columbus, Ohio, talks about growing conditions and hot topics for that part of the state.

Part 2

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby talk markets with Dale Durchholz, Agrivisor. In Samuelson Sez, Orion Samuelson talks about a recent posting about eating in the 1950s, and his thoughts on the topic. And Agricultural Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Western United States.

Part 3

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby open with a report from Russell Nemetz, who looks at the Beef Checkoff and where that money goes. Max Armstrong offers a look at mechanical potato harvesters on display at the 2017 I&I Show.

Part 4

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby open this segment with tips from Chad who shares tips on prepping your combine for harvest. Ag Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Eastern United States. And in Max's Tractor Shed, Max Armstrong shares the story of 1959 Allis-Chalmers D-17 owned by Marion and Randy Klutske, West Lafayette, Indiana.

Part 5

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby continue their market conversation with Dale Durchholz, Agrivisor.

Part 6

Max Armstrong profiles Animas FFA, Animas, New Mexico. Member Jade Masse, chapter president, shares how the group uses its greenhouse. And Ag Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the week ahead.

Part 7

Max Armstrong and Chad Colby shares a report from Colleen Callahan, who shares the story of a Fairview, Ill., sale barn.

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