This Week in Agribusiness, Oct. 1, 2022

National Corn Grower Association accomplishments, biodiesel, soybean crush investments and Brazilian crops and exports are featured this week.

October 1, 2022

Max and Mike are joined virtually by Chris Edgington, Chairman, NCGA, to talk about what the corn growers accomplished over the last year, including ethanol, fertilizer tariffs, legislation and more. They also touch on educating new legislators, as well as atrazine.

Brian Basting, Advance Trading, joins Mike at the desk to talk markets, including marketing choices, using options with volatility, locking in costs and prices, volatile inputs, wheat acreage and impacts, soybeans in South America, meal demand in China, and more.

In the ag tech segment, Chad Colby talks about the new iPhone 14 models, as well as some air pods.

Max talks to Ken Zuckerberg, senior economist, CoBank, about the promise of biodiesel, and the recent IRA passed in Washington D.C., and the impact that may have on ethanol as well as acreage.

The United Soybean Board has been investing, and Max talked to Mac Marshall, USB, about the investment of crush facilities recently, and biomass fuel interest by airlines, and thinking long term.

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

Greg Soulje is back with an extended weather outlook.

There's some muffler envy going on in Max's Tractor Shed.

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

The FFA tribute this week goes to Elijah Brock, Kentucky State FFA past vice president.

Dr. Cesar Cruz, Advance Trading, joins Max and Mike at the desk, to talk about the Brazilian soybean and corn crops, exports, Chinese investments and more.


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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