Max Armstrong kicks off at Commodity Classic in New Orleans by talking about energy with American Farm Bureaus’ Zippy Duval. Mike interviews Dan Hueber of the Hueber Report, to discuss this week’s USDA WASDE report and a preview of the March 31 planting intentions report.
Dan Hueber of The Hueber Report joins Mike to talk about the global corn harvest. Then they talk about wheat and cattle. In the Colby Ag Tech segment, Chad Colby delves into the latest drone technology.
Max talks transportation and infrastructure with Mike Steenhoek of the Soy Transportation Coalition.
Max then talks to Brad Doyle of the American Soybean Association about the tough input environment. Chris Edgington of the National Corn Growers Association on the energy market. Next, ASA’s Steve Censky and Ohio corn farmer John Linder explain to Max the need for growers to be part of advocacy groups. Tom Haag, a Minnesota corn farmer, talks about the trade implications of the conflict in Ukraine. Agricultural meteorologist Greg Soulje joins the weekly weather forecast broadcast.
Agricultural meteorologist Greg Soulje returns to take a look at the long-term weather picture.
In Max’s Tractor Shed, Max displays a California International #71 yellow baler. It will be at California Antique Equipment Show. In the FFA Chapter Tribute, Mike Pearson chats with Jonathan Pinkston, President of the Kentucky State FFA. Looking back on his tenure, he mostly enjoyed meeting people.
Max ends with a corn planting video from Texas, where Plant 22 is in progress.