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This Week in Agribusiness, Jan. 22, 2022

Infrastructure, mental health and grain bin safety are hot topics this week.

Mike Steenhoek, Soy Transportation Coalition, joins Max and Mike virtually to talk about infrastructure, specifically rural roads and bridges and how money will be allocated with the new legislation.

Mike talks with Tommy Grisafi, Advance Trading, about markets, including crude oil prices and energy impact on corn, global soybean demand, rallies, new-crop bean sales, new-crop corn sales, ethanol and energy prices, wheat markets, vaccine requirements for truck drivers in Canada and dollar value.

What's the new tech available from Apple? Chad Colby has details.

At the Farm Bureau annual meeting, Max talked to Ty Higgins, Ohio Farm Bureau, about mental health and farm stress and what the organization is doing to help farmers, as well as how to approach farmers about mental health.

Adrienne DeSutter, behavorial health consultant, joins Max and Mike to talk more about mental health and how to cope with the "winter blues" and handling the off season. She recommends attending meetings, volunteering and keeping an eye on your neighbor and friends.

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

Greg Soulje shares an extended weather outlook.

There's a 1951 Farmall M in Max's Tractor Shed.

Mark Stock shares what's coming across the block at Big Iron Auctions.

The FFA Chapter Tribute goes to Morgan Anderson, Ohio State FFA vice president.

Brad Ligget, president, Nationwide Agribusiness, talks with Max about farm safety awareness, as well as the need for equipment to rescue farmers trapped in grain bins. Nationwide continues to donate rescue tubes and training.

This Week in Agribusiness features market news, ag technology, weather and farm management and equipment information and opinions. This leading ag news program airs weekly on RFD-TV, and can be found each week on

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