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This Week in Agribusiness, Feb. 26, 2022

The Russia-Ukraine conflict, National Farm Machinery Show finds and the impact of FFA are hot topics this week.

February 26, 2022

Max and Mike are at the desk this week, talking about the impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict on U.S. markets.

Jim McCormick,, joins the broadcast, and talks with Mike about market volatility, exports from Russia and Ukraine, as well as production. He also talks about managed money in commodities, food inflation, price impact on supply and demand, marketing grain, spring wheat acreage, fertilizer price and supplies,  and livestock rally peak.

In the ag tech segment, Chad Colby shares finds from the National Farm Machinery Show.

It was FFA week this week, and Max talks to Scott McKain, speaker/author and former FFA officer, about the impact of FFA.

Matt Bornhorst, regional sale leader, Pivot Bio, talks to Max about going to Commodity Classic this year, and what the company is excited to share while at the show.

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

Greg Soulje is back with an extended weather outlook.

There's a 1973 Farmall 1466 in Max's Tractor Shed.

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

The FFA Chapter Tribute goes to Emma Kuss, Nebraska State FFA Secretary.

Max remembers Harold Stark, a long-time worker at Pioneer Village at the Indiana State Fair. He was involved in steam tractors for his whole life. Harold passed away on Christmas Eve, 2021, at age 99.

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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