Category: RealAg Radio

RealAg Radio, Dec. 10: May’s Monday market madness and latest drought monitor update

What a Monday on the markets as British Prime Minister, Theresa May, drops a bombshell statement in the House of Commons postponing Parliament’s vote on Brexit. The uncertainty rocked the markets along with the news that the bail hearing for Huawei’s CFO should be concluded by the end of the day. In news with Guse,… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Dec. 7: Eastern seed development, propane production, and first ministers meeting

It’s the weekend! Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? 18 days left to do so! On today’s RealAg Radio show, guests include: News with Guse — Canadian unemployment rate down, Bayer releases more than 300 safety studies about glyphosate, funding announced for east coast seed development, phase II of the Dairy Farm Investment Program, propane production set to increase,… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Dec. 6: “Anti-animal language,” and StatsCanada production, export reports

Without giving away too much, RealAg Radio host, Shaun Haney, starts off the show with a tweet from PETA asking people to take into account speciesism when they speak on a daily basis. Let’s just say, even with a commercial break, news lead, Jessika Guse couldn’t contain her laughter. Listening to @shaunhaney explain PETAs new… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Dec 5; Interest rates unchanged, data decision making and next level crop marketing plans

It was a day where the world remembered former U.S. President George H.W. Bush at his memorial service. There was a Canadian flare at the funeral as former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney gave one of the eulogies.  Shaun Haney shares a portion of Mulroney’s comments to open the show. Today show run down includes:… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Dec. 4: Why is the market not moving up, seed consultation, and AGT set to privatize

RealAg Radio host Shaun Haney has a great line-up for Tuesday’s show. News with Guse kicks things off as Shaun and Jessika Guse tackle all the top ag news you should know. Topics covered include: AGT get the green light from a special committee to privatize Some confusion around the China and U.S. trade resolution… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Dec. 3: Dinner between Trump and Xi, semi driving training, and Canada’s latest OYF

It’s Agronomic Monday with a dash of News with Guse on this early December edition of RealAg Radio. Your host, Shaun Haney, covers all the top ag news stories of the day with Jessika Guse including: Presidents Trump and Xi meet during the G20 summit Saskatchewan tightens up its regulations around driving a semi SaskCanola… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 30: Bayer slashes 12,000 jobs, USMCA gets signed, and a beef market update

Just like that, November has come to a close. On today’s RealAg Radio show there’s double News with Guse! Host, Shaun Haney and news lead, Jessika Guse cover all the top ag news stories of the day including: G20 summit and the signing of the USMCA Dairy Farmers of Canada and the National Farmers Union… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov 29: Genomes, Canadian icons, USMCA jitters, and destroying corn

On this Thursday edition of RealAg Radio, Shaun Haney is joined once again by occasional co-host Lyndsey Smith. They’re at the final day of Grow Canada, and spend a few minutes of today’s show talking about their favourite keynote speakers and, of course, Rick Mercer. Also on today’s show you’ll hear from Peter Johnson with… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 28: Ag sector gathers for constructive conversations across the value chain

The RealAg Radio duo, Shaun Haney, and co-host, Lyndsey Smith can be found at the Grow Canada Conference at Ottawa, Ontario this week. Today’s show is sponsored by Fortenza seed treatment,  powered by Syngenta. Today’s guests include: Pierre Petelle, president and CEO of CropLife Canada Jeff Nielsen, Grain Growers of Canada newly minted chair Jonathan… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 27: Record breaking wheat consumption, Ag in the classroom, and 80 ASF cases

Tuesday’s RealAg Radio show is in Ottawa, Ont. for day two of the Canadian Seed Trade Association’s semi-annual meeting.  Today’s show sponsor is Fortenza seed treatment that’s powered by Syngenta. News with Guse is back, and host, Shaun Haney along with Jessika Guse tackle the top ag news stories of the day. Guests on the show… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 26: Value creation, Ukranian opportunities, and the brand of public breeding

On Monday, RealAg Radio is on location at the Canadian Seed Trade Association’s semi-annual meeting in Ottawa, Ont.  Today’s show sponsor is Fortenza seed treatment that’s powered by Syngenta. Guests include: Todd Hyra, President of the Canadian Seed Trade Association speaks about the proposed value creation models suggested by the industry Scott Ewert with Syngenta… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov 23: Brand loyalty, wheat markets, and China’s economy

Friday on RealAg Radio we have a loaded show full of insight. Our guests include: JP Gervais, chief economist for Farm Credit Canada to talk about China’s economic health; Justin Funk, of Agristudies, on farmer loyalty; and, Cam Dahl of Cereals Canada on marketing this year’s wheat crop abroad on the new crop mission. Subscribe:… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov 22.: Options for Ontario corn, Canadian weeds and turkey double dip

Thursday on RealAg Radio it’s a U.S. Thanksgiving show featuring a festive lineup. Barry Senft of the Grain Farmers of Ontario discusses marketing opportunities for the high DON corn crop. Ontario field editor, Bern Tobin, reports on the happenings at this weeks Ontario Federation of Agriculture and Canadian Weed Science Society meeting. Then, Matt Fagnou… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 21: Economic update, refrain from romaine, and an interview with OFA’s president

It’s Wednesday and as always we appreciate you taking the time to listen to RealAg Radio. For today’s show, host Shaun Haney and news lead Jessika Guse dive into the latest in agriculture news including Canada’s fall economic update, bovine TB found in British Columbia, and funding provided to 4-H Canada. As it’s the middle… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Nov. 20: Special mental health focused show

For Tuesday’s RealAg Radio show, host, Shaun Haney, is live from Grain World at the 48th annual Canadian Western Agribition. Sponsored by Farm Credit Canada (FCC), Shaun speaks with various guests including Sean Stanford who opens up about his mental health journey and what it was like speaking to federal government standing committee on agriculture. Darren… Read more »