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This Week in Agribusiness, Aug. 29, 2020

Farmer resiliency, Farm Progress Virtual Experience and damage impact from the derecho storm are big topics this week.

Part 1

Max checks in with USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue about the recent weather impact on crops and resiliency of farmers.

Naomi Blohm, Total Farm Marketing, joins Mike Pearson to talk about the weather impact on markets this summer.

Part 2

Naomi Blohm is back with more marketing insight.

Chad Colby talks about the ram mount for tablets, as well as a wireless charger.

Part 3

Max visits with Matt Jungmann, Farm Progress show manager, about the Farm Progress Virtual Experience, and prep for the show.

Max reminisces about the Half Century of Progress show, and the friendships that play a role.

Part 4

Matt Nelson, Channel Seed agronomist, joins Max to talk about crops damaged in the derecho storm, and the impact that has on harvest and yield.

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

Part 5

Greg Soulje is back with an extended weather outlook.

Part 6

There's a 1952 John Deere A in Max's Tractor Shed.

Mark Stock shares what's coming up on the auction block for Big Iron Auctions.

The FFA Chapter Tribute goes to Brooklyn FFA, Brooklyn, Mississippi.

Orion Samuelson talks about his two favorite presidents and leadership.

Part 7

Al Gustin reports on a safflower oil operation in North Dakota, talking to Larry White, safflower processor.

Max offers an update on the Farm Progress Virtual Experience.

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