RealAg Radio, July 31: Record oil-by-rail, tumbling grocery sales, & crop conditions heading into harvest

Tuesday’s edition of RealAg Radio, with host Shaun Haney:

  • A tribute to plant breeders
  • Top ag news with Kelvin Heppner: Has Canada really been frozen out of NAFTA talks?, soybeans rally on reports of China-U.S. discussions, new stats show record oil shipments by rail, Deere buys Argentinian sprayer company, and more.
  • Sylvain Charlebois of Dalhousie University discusses a sharp decline in grocery and supermarket sales
  • Shaun and Kelvin discuss crop conditions, yield estimates and early harvest results while attempting to take live calls for the first time without success :(.

RealAg Radio airs every weekday afternoon at 2:30pm mountain on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!

 

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