RealAg Radio, August 24: Bernier’s departure, cattle markets, & wildfires

On Friday’s show, with host Shaun Haney:

  • Top ag news, including latest on U.S. trade aid, wildfires in B.C., response to Maxime Bernier’s departure from the Conservative Party, NAFTA, CPTPP and more
  • Product spotlight: Jason Lindgren of Nufarm on post-harvest weed control
  • Kelsey Johnson of iPolitics from the Conservative Party convention in Halifax
  • Anne Wasko of Gateway Livestock for the Beef Market Update

RealAg Radio airs every weekday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. eastern (2:30 p.m. mountain)on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM (and replays the following day at 7 am.)


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