Category: RealAg Radio

RealAg Radio, Oct 19: Climbing beef export numbers, polycrops, and board diversity

It’s Fri-YAY, and somehow RealAg Radio fill-in Lyndsey Smith made it an entire week of the show without doing one sheep story. So, you’re welcome. On today’s show, however, there are several very cool stories all featuring, as luck would have it, women. On this show you’ll hear Jessika Guse not once, but twice, with… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct 18: Forages, beagles, trade, grain dryers, and Wheat Pete’s Word

What do beagles have to do with hog barns? Very little and yet everything (see tweet below). It would seem that not much is off limits when Lyndsey Smith hosts RealAg Radio, but at least she manages to connect to actual farming at some point. On Thursday’s edition of RealAg Radio, you’ll hear: Jessika Guse… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct 17: Mountain-made cheese, winter storage prep, and goat milk growing pains

We’re mid-way through this week and occasional RealAg Radio host Lyndsey Smith has managed somehow to keep the show rolling in Shaun Haney’s absence (no, that’s not a weed joke). On today’s show: Lyndsey gets serious for at least a few minutes to talk mental health Jessika Guse manages to cram a whole lot of… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct 16: Corn basis, pumpkin spice, road safety, and ag education in the east

On today’s edition of RealAg Radio, Lyndsey Smith asks the eternal question of Jessika Guse: pumpkin spice, yay or nay? Of course, it’s not all fun and games while Lyndsey is hosting this week (hope you’re having fun in the UK, Shaun Haney!). Also on today’s show, you’ll hear about: Bayer possibly unloading its animal… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct 15: So much vomitoxin, vet tech week, and farmer as identity

It’s Monday, which means RealAg Radio is all about agronomy — or at least mostly. It also marks day one of an entire week of Lyndsey Smith hosting the show. Beware: there may be a whole lot of livestock and sheep talk all week. Today’s show features: News with news lead Jessika Guse Two segments… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct.12: National farmer day, global market slow downs, and protein power plays

Anybody else feel like this week went by insanely fast? On Friday’s edition of the RealAg Radio show you’ll be hearing from a mixture of people. First off for the news, Lyndsey Smith and Jessika Guse will have all your top ag news stories of the day including some good tips for wintering your cattle…. Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 11: Monsanto trial news, yay or nay for engine chipping, and Wheat Pete’s Word

On Thursday’s RealAg Radio show host, Shaun Haney discusses the feedback —good, bad, and ugly — on engine chipping. For the top ag news stories of the day, news lead Jessika Guse informs us on a tentative new trial for Monsanto vs. Johnson, Mexico allegedly wants a new name for the trilateral trade agreement, there’s talk of… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 10: Cross-Canada farmer panel on harvest, and record U.S. beef exports

How’s the crop where you are? On today’s RealAg Radio show, Shaun Haney speaks to farmers from every neck of the woods to see where they’re at with this fall’s harvest. News with Guse covers all your top ag news stories of the day, which includes a bit of a slowdown for propane delivery in… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 9: Harvest snowfall, MacAulay in the EU, and agronomic Tuesday

Hope you were able to have a good Thanksgiving weekend with your family and friends, now it’s back to business! Because of the holiday yesterday today’s show includes the regular Monday agronomic panel. RealAg Radio host, Shaun Haney has Peter ‘Wheat Pete’ Johnson, and Jack Payne of Farmers Edge on the show to discuss all… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 5: CEW popping up in Ontario, Beef Market Update, and more ASF in China

What a week! Reaction continues to pour in over the new USMCA trade agreement, and RealAg Radio host Shaun Haney discusses the week that was with Ontario field editor Lyndsey Smith and Jeff English, public relations manager with ThinkShift.  They also get into which holiday is better, Thanksgiving or Christmas. Hear how that conversation started… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 4: MB joins carbon fight, policy analyst on dairy, and Christmas or Thanksgiving?

It’s almost the Thanksgiving long weekend in Canada which means most of the RealAgriculture staff are preparing for copious amounts of turkey and pumpkin pie. Speaking of, RealAg Radio host Shaun Haney, reveals to news lead, Jessika Guse he believes Thanksgiving is the best holiday. Guse strongly disagrees and says Christmas trump’s Thanksgiving by far…. Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 3: Alternative land uses, Rocky Talk, and mycotoxins in silage

It’s Wednesday, early October, and time for an occasional host on RealAg Radio! Ontario field editor Lyndsey Smith stick-handles this edition of the show, featuring: News with Guse with Jessika Guse, where you’ll hear about some CEO and CFO moves, support for hog producers, and about a neat little saliva test for cattle; Steven Gillis,… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 2: Huge LNG plant, USMCA reaction, and commodities expert weighs in on the markets

More snow in fall!? Come on now Mother Nature… where were you back in winter when we needed it for a good snow pack!? On today’s RealAg Radio show, host Shaun Haney, hears some good feedback from listeners on their thoughts on the USMCA. Then, Shaun breaks down the top ag news stories of the… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Oct. 1: USMCA, DFO’s reaction, and changes to CCC annual convention

To the tune of the Y-M-C-A by the Village People, some people (RealAg news lead, Jessika Guse as an example) are humming… “They signed a trade act called….. U-S-M-C-A” The hot topic of the day is the USMCA so RealAg Radio host Shaun Haney and Guse dive right in. They also discuss clubroot being found… Read more »

RealAg Radio, Sept. 28: Carr talks trade, special farm panel, and higher interest rates?

As RealAg Radio host, Shaun Haney, puts it… “Today’s show is jam packed!” Canada’s Trade Diversification Minister, the Honourable Jim Carr is on the show today. He talks about CETA’s one year anniversary, and if Canada will get the NAFTA deal done. Shaun also asks Carr what’s holding Canada back from signing a trilateral deal?… Read more »