Mike Pearson starts off introducing a report from Chad Colby with an update on the cotton harvest. Next, Max is in the field talking with Dan Halstrom of the U.S. Meat Export Federation discussing growth in exports across the world. Mike talks with Garrett Toay, of Ag Trader Talk, to discuss the release of petroleum from the petroleum reserve. Next up they talk live cattle.
Garrett Toay, of Ag Trader Talk, rejoins Mike to talk corn and soybean harvest. Mike then reviews the WASDE report. In the Colby Ag Tech segment Chad Colby looks at some new tools for Christmas gifts.
Mike talks with Mike Legrand, President and CEO of the U.S. Grains Council discussing the successes of 2021.
Max talks with Mark Stock of Big Iron Auctions to hear about what’s going on with land auctions. Agricultural Meteorologist Greg Soulje joins the show the weekly weather forecast.
Agricultural Meteorologist Greg Soulje returns to take a look at the long-range weather picture.
In Max’s Tractor Shed, Max introduces a John Deere 430 C and a 1951 Hanomag from the American Tractor Museum in Perryville, Mo, a couple of unusual tractors. In the FFA Chapter Tribute Mike Pearson chats with Cole Baerlocher, the new FFA national president. This kid from an ag education family is excited to hear stories from all over the country and world. In Samuelson Sez, Orion Samuelson is giving thanks this year, but quoting form Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue’s message from 2020.
Max talks with Wyffels Hybrids Jill Loehr, discussing their “Homes for our Troops” initiative that helps build homes for troops injured in conflict post-9/11.