RealAg Radio, Jan 17: Wireless monitors, big wheat and the grain markets

Host Shaun Haney is in Brandon for day two of Manitoba Ag Days. Today, on the show:

  • Planning for planting — Pitura Seeds’ Tom Greaves joins the show to discuss soybeans (are they still vogue?), canola (is it making a comeback in Manitoba?), wheat (why the interest?),oats (is this crop really one of the most profitable?), and peas (is there growing interest?).
  • How to start your soybean fields off right, with Nufarm’s Lexie Cook.
  • A quick Top Ag News segment.
  • Wireless blockage and flow monitors, with Alan from Intelligent Ag in our Rocky Talk segment
  • Striving for high yielding, high protein wheat with Amy Mangin, University of Manitoba PhD candidate.
  • IntelliFarm’s Brian Voth on the markets.

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

 

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