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MIDDAY Midwest Digest, Aug. 21, 2019

Audio-MIDDAY Midwest Digest, Aug. 21, 2019

Max Armstrong talks about college savings, a petition for Walmart, industrial hemp legalization, the ethanol industry and remembering an ag economist.

A new survey says just under half of parents start to save for college costs by the time their child is 11.

Petitioners are asking Walmart to quit selling guns.

The city council in Sioux Falls, SD, wants industrial hemp legalized.

The ethanol industry acted swiftly to cut production after last week's government exemption announcement.

A long-time ag economist at Purdue is being remembered.

Max will be at the Half Century of Progress show over the next four days.


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