RealAg Radio, April 4: Culture in trade, potential tariffs, and pork exports

Are we understanding, and considering, culture in the trade war discussion? Host Shaun Haney starts off the show discussing the role of culture in economics and policy. Then:

  • Top Ag News, with Kelvin Heppner.
  • Prepping for spring with Jim Wood of Rocky Mountain Equipment.
  • How does the battle between China and the U.S. impact Canada, currency and the grain markets? Matthew Pot, Grain Perspectives, joins the show.
  • An update on the pork market in a time of trade turmoil, with Rick Bergmann, chair of the Canadian Pork Council.

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

Please send your thoughts and feedback to Shaun ([email protected]) or Kelvin ([email protected]).



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