This Week in Agribusiness, September 23, 2017

Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge take a look at ag news for the week including harvest progress, a big meeting of ag marketers and an update on some key farm technology.

Part 1

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Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge open the story with a look harvest progress, which is behind across the country. Jamie Johansen reports from the Ohio Farm Science Review. And Farm Broadcaster Harry Siemens, Siemenssays.com, Winkler, Manitoba, Canada, discusses key issues impacting farmers in Canada.

Part 2

Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge talk markets with Dr. Michael Cordonnier, soybeansandcorn.com, who talks about the Brazil market. In Samuelson Sez, Orion Samuelson offers his take on the "me first" complex on the road, manners and a few other topics. And Agricultural Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Western United States.

Part 3

Orion Samuelson offers an update on where Max Armstrong is this week, who offers a report on what's happening at the National Agri Marketing Association, which held its fall meeting in Milwaukee this week. The group looks at ways to tell agriculture's story. Patrick Haggerty reports on the United Fresh group's work on Capitol Hill to talk about what needs to be in the next farm bill. The group works to promote consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables.

Part 4

Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge take a look at a report from Max Armstrong talking about Climate Corporation and their Climate Field View product. Ag Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Eastern United States. And in Max's Tractor Shed, Max Armstrong shares the story of a 1930 Allis-Chalmers 25-40 owned by Allen Kasten, Hillsboro, Ill., who has mated it with an Allis-Chalmers four-bottom plow.

Part 5

Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge continue their marketing conversation with Dr. Michael Cordonnier, soybeansandcorn.com.

Part 6

Orion Samuelson profiles Mt. Horeb FFA, Mt. Horeb, Wis., chartered in 1942 with 85 members. FFA Member Heidi Droster talks about her work in the chapter. Greg Soulje offers his look at the weather for the week ahead including his four-week outlook.

Part 7

Orion Samuelson and Steve Bridge wrap up this week's show with a report from Steve with a look at vertical tillage and its benefits for farmers.

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