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The Around Farm Progress podcast offers a look at the wide range of new, and familiar events that will be part of the 2021 Farm Progress Show

Willie Vogt

August 6, 2021

The Farm Progress Show has been called the World's Fair of Agriculture, bringing together the hardware and software of this industry into a single event. When the gates open at Progress City in Decatur Aug. 31, visitors will be able to catch up on a wide range of new tools and technologies. But there's more to farm life than shiny machines.

Dena Morgan, sponsorship and activation manager, Farm Progress, shares some of those special events taking place at the show, including details of the upcoming Lee Brice concert on Wednesday, Sept. 1. That free event, held inside the gates of the show, is just one special feature visitors will find.

She also shares insight on some interesting demonstrations that will be available including exciting flights with the North American Diving Dogs – these animals get serious air. Horse training demonstrations. A unique "barn raising" and the return of Syngenta Square.

Give it a listen.

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About the Author(s)

Willie Vogt

Willie Vogt has been covering agricultural technology for more than 40 years, with most of that time as editorial director for Farm Progress. He is passionate about helping farmers better understand how technology can help them succeed, when appropriately applied.

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