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This Week in Agribusiness, March 6, 2021

Updates from Commodity Classic, markets, environmental sustainability, renewable energy partnership and more.

March 6, 2021

John Linder, President, NCGA joins Mike Pearson to discuss an update from the first virtual Commodity Classic. Taking a look at opportunities to come for corn growers.

Mike talks with Joe Camp, Commstock Investments about markets and export demand.

Chad Colby’s technology segment takes a look at the new Macbook changes, updates and performance.

Max Armstrong talks with John Newton, Chief Economist, AFBF about a recent study about greenhouse gas emissions, looking specifically at the agriculture emissions and carbon programs.

Lyndsey Smith, Sandy Creek Lamb Co., joins Mike to discuss their renewable energy partnership with a solar farm. Their sheep are brought in to control the vegetation around the solar panels.

Greg Soulje is in to share the weekly weather forecast.

Max's Tractor Shed spotlights 3 tractors that Bill Anderson (Cousin Carl) from Cape Girardeau, MO will sell.

Mark Stock shares what's coming up on the auction block for Big Iron Auctions.

Mike Pearson continues the salute the FFA program and this week talks with Devin Devore, Iowa FFA State South Central VP. Devon explains what prompted him to get involved with FFA and the challenges throughout this socially distant time.

Orion talks about how farmers, rancher and those in agriculture can let the new administration know what is important to agriculture for the upcoming farm bill in this week’s Samuelson Sez.

A look back at Farm Progress Virtual Experience and the MegaCutter 512 533 T8 385 PLM Intelligence from New Holland.

 

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 FarmProgress.com.

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