RealAg Radio, Aug. 2: Wild wheat market, Wheat Pete, & another carbon tax court case

On Thursday’s edition of RealAg Radio:

  • A wild day in the wheat market due to a confusing report about exports from Ukraine
  • Ontario launching its own court challenge against the federal carbon tax
  • Opposition to Canadian Grain Commission’s plan for $130 million surplus
  • Ag Minister Lawrence MacAulay wraps up trade mission to Argentina and Chile
  • Shaun’s internet connection struggles (instead of Kelvin’s this time)
  • Wheat Pete’s answers your agronomic questions on the Word
  • Brennan Turner of FarmLead joins Shaun to discuss the wheat rally, crop condition ratings and more!

RealAg Radio can be heard every weekday at 4:30pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!


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