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This Week in Agribusiness, August 28, 2021

Summer farm shows, including Farm Progress Show, ag education, short corn and more are featured this week.

August 28, 2021

Max attended the MAGIE show (Midwest Ag Industries Exposition), and talked with Kevin Johnson, Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association, about inputs and the impact of the ag economy, as well as new application tech.

Dale Durchholz, Grain Cycles, talks with Mike about the recent corn and soybean prices, and shares insight for ethanol, crop storage options, marketing options, pricing pressures, dollar value and inflation.

Chad Colby talks about tech for mixing crop protection chemicals.

Max shares the time tables for the upcoming Farm Progress Show.

The Iowa FFA Foundation is creating a new program to provide ag education to all students in the state. Josh Remington, Iowa FFA Foundation, talks about the new opportunity. Matthew Eddy, state FFA advisor, shares his thoughts on why it's so important.

Willie Vogt is back to share the last leg of the Winning Has Roots tour, specifically about the future of corn. Jason Carr, technology development rep, Bayer, talks to him about short stature corn and its benefits.

Greg Soulje is in with a weather forecast for the week.

Greg Soulje is back with an extended weather outlook.

The massive tractor, Earthquake, is in Max's Tractor Shed.

Mark Stock shares what's coming across the block at Big Iron Auctions.

The FFA Chapter Tribute goes to Caitlyn Kleffner, Missouri State FFA vice president .

Orion talks about weather, including droughts, floods, hurricanes and more, in Samuelson Sez.

Max reports from the Half Century of Progress Show, about the 2021 show and estimates about 4,000 pieces of equipment. Chad Colby shares some sights from the event.


This Week in Agribusiness features market news, ag technology, weather and farm management and equipment information and opinions. This leading ag news program airs weekly on RFD-TV, and can be found each week on


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