RealAg Radio, July 30: Indy car fuel, late-season rains, & predicting yield

Monday’s agronomy-themed show, with host Shaun Haney:

  • Shaun begins by acknowledging the loss of a dear friend and member of the Canadian agriculture community, Amy Matheson
  • Bern Tobin files a report from the Honda Indy in Toronto, highlighting the impact of ethanol production in Ontario as cars race past
  • Bethany Wyatt of BASF discusses weed control in peas
  • Agronomy panel with veteran agronomists Peter “Wheat Pete” Johnson and Jack Payne of Farmers Edge discussing crop conditions/harvest progress in Ontario, insect pest concerns and thresholds (including western bean cutworm and bertha armyworm), desiccation in drought-stressed crops, and much more!

Join us for RealAg Radio every weekday afternoon at our new time of 4:30pm eastern (2:30pm mountain) on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!


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