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This Week in Agribusiness, Sept. 23, 2023This Week in Agribusiness, Sept. 23, 2023

Low river levels, propane opportunity and outlook, the Patriot sprayer, and precision ag on a hay farm are featured this week.

September 23, 2023

46 Min View

Mike kicks off the broadcast talking to Mike Steenhoek, director, Soy Transportation Coalition, about river levels and the impact on river transportation, as well as loading costs.

At the desk, Chris Robinson, Robinson Ag Marketing talks with Mike about marketing, including USDA reports and yield impact; ethanol production; input hedging; the wheat downside slide;  soybean prospects; cattle supply and demand and corrections;

In the ag tech segment, Chad Colby talks about the latest Apple software update, iOS 17, including standby mode, offline maps, live transcribing and more.

At Husker Harvest Days, Max talked to Mike Nueland, director of ag business development, PERC, about using propane for more than just drying grain, as well as the benefits of propane, including efficiency, cleanliness and cost.

Max also talked to Mark Burns, marketing manager, application equipment, Case IH, about the paint scheme on the Patriot sprayer and the features of the equipment, as well as spraying decisions.

In the Plan Smart, Grow Smart segment, Max visits with Doug Little, soybean seed marketing manager, BASF, about the soybean pipeline, plot results, germplasm and the total solution options.

Greg Soulje is in with a weather forecast for the week, and an extended weather outlook.

There’s a 1965 International 1206 in Max's Tractor Shed this week.

Mark Stock shares the lineup for BigIron Auctions.

The FFA tribute this week goes to Taylor Moffett, Arkansas FFA state president.

In Tech at Workl, Willie Vogt traveled to an Arizona hay farm that’s using John Deere operations center. William Perry, Maricopa County, Arizona, farmer uses the tech to hone in on costs as well as yield data and variable rate opportunity.

Curtis Pollock, Stotz Equipment, talks about helping Perry use the data to make in-season decisions.

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