RealAg Radio, Sept 11: Precision field ‘printing,’ sensing compaction, and rolling with soy

Today’s RealAg Radio podcast, hosted by Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner — highlights:

  • Peter Johnson, RealAgriculture’s resident agronomist, joins the show to talk about how soil compaction awareness is changing how we farm in North America, following the Compaction Action event in Ontario last week. Peter and Kelvin also chat about the new, Real Dream Workshop series.
  • Rick Rice, director of application technology for AMVAC Chemical Corporation, discusses ‘SIMPAS‘ technology.
  • Lynn Rohrscheib, United Soybean Board director and chair of the Illinois Soybean Association, talks about Goodyear’s new tires, which will feature a rubber compound that contains oil derived from soybeans.
  • Glenda Clezy, agronomy specialist with Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, joins Kelvin to discuss surprisingly good harvest results, pest concerns and lessons learned growing pulses and soybeans in Saskatchewan this year.

Join us every weekday at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!

 

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