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This Week in Agribusiness, May 9, 2020

Meat production, wellbeing resources, a population shift, weed control and more are covered this week, along with a tribute to farm moms.

Part 1

Max starts the broadcast with Jim Long, CEO, Genesus Genetics, about meat production and the impact of COVID-19.

Mike Pearson is at the desk, joined by Ted Seifried, Zaner Ag Hedge, to talk about planting progress and crop markets.

Part 2

Ted Seifried is back, sharing soybean market and livestock market insights.

Chad Colby talks about products to hold and mount your smart devices.

David Hollinrake, Syngenta Seeds, speaks with Max about the ag economy and how they're providing resources to farmers via the Syngenta Wellbeing Portal.

Part 3

Max talks with Ray Brownfield, Land Pro, LLC, about urban dwellers moving to the country.

Chad Colby shares a planting progress update.

Part 4

Kurt Maertens, BASF Technical Services, visits with Max about weed control.

Greg Soulje is in with a weather forecast.

Part 5

Greg Soulje is back with an extended weather outlook.

Part 6

There's a Farmall 140 in Max's Tractor Shed this week.

Mark Stock, Big Iron Auctions, offers an update on farm equipment auctions happening.

The FFA Chapter Tribute goes to Dewitt FFA, Dewitt, Arkansas.

In Saumelson Sez, Orion talks about FFA convention cancellations, as well as the concern for county and state fairs.

Part 7

Max offers a tribute to the hardworking farm moms across the country.

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