Farm Progress America, September 18, 2017

Max Armstrong talks about the impact of Hurricane Irma and the work ahead

Max Armstrong shares insight on the damage brought by Hurricane Irma, including the fact that 50% of the citrus crop was knocked off the trees. Fall vegetable plantings are being reported as a near total loss. And there was significant damage to greenhouses too.

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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