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Farm Progress America, March 29, 2021

Max Armstrong gets insight on the potential impact of a rail merger announced recently

Max Armstrong reports on the latest major rail industry merger. Max looks at the merger between the Canadian Pacific and the Kansas City Southern. Max shares insight from Mike Steenhoek, executive director, Soy Transportation Coalition, who observes that a merger of this size can sometimes lead to others. Steenhoek notes that when a merger of this kind occurs it raises red flags for producers who use these systems. Max offers more insight from Steenhoek and what it might mean.

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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