Farm Progress

This Week in Agribusiness, May 25, 2024

Crop insurance proposal for the farm bill, market update, mental health in agriculture, and Best Places to Farm study highlighted this week.

May 25, 2024

46 Min View

Patrick Haggerty talks with Senator John Hoeven, (R) North Dakota about his proposal to expand crop insurance through the farmer act in the farm bill. Senator Hoeven shares the possibilities of the farm bill happening this year.

Tommy Grisafi, Advance Trading, joins Mike to discuss markets to include wheat, corn and soybean. Tommy also talks about the milk and cattle markets.

Greg Soulje takes a look at this week’s weather forecast.

Mike is joined in studio by Kris Martinez, Lush Verde Productions to discuss agriculture and mental health. Kris shares more about the documentary Living Wide Open that focuses on mental health and suicide in rural America.

Max Armstrong joins Mike in the studio to remember Patrick Gottsch and his impact with RFDtv.

Greg Soulje returns with a look at the extended weather outlook.

In the Farm Progress roundup segment, Mike chats with Pam Caraway, Farm Futures Executive Editor. Pam gives an update on the Best Places to Farm study and how to see where your county ranks.

In Max’s Tractor Shed, Max showcases an Oliver Superior Grain Drill that belongs to Daniel Blackwell, Creedmore, North Carolina.

Mark Stock shares the lineup from BigIron Auctions.

This week the FFA Tribute goes to Teagan Joseph, Colorado State FFA President.

In the Colby Ag Tech segment, Chad chats with producer Chad Unzicker, Morton, Illinois. Chad shares his planting progress and the changes that they have made this year.

Max visits with Dan Steiner, Steiner Tractor Parts. Dan shares their passion for quality products and customer service.

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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