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Farm Progress America, August 13, 2021

Max Armstrong shares more of the state of ag research in the United States

Max Armstrong continues his look at challenge of outdated research facilities in use on agriculture campuses. Ernie Minton, director of the Kansas State Extension Service. Minton notes that other countries are not divesting their investment in ag research, and this will set U.S. farmers back. Max notes Minton sees the importance of investing in research for precision farming. There's even a national security issue at stake here.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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