In this episode of Your Farm Today, we visit with Rick Swenson, lead agronomist with Peterson Farms Seed, about the weather in 2020 and its impact on crops, and also about the supply and quality outlook for 2021.
Through its carbon pilot initiative, Bayer has taken steps to make carbon sequestration the newest revenue opportunity for U.S. farmers, rewarding them for adopting climate-smart practices like cover crops, no-till or strip-till. In this episode, we visit with Frank Terhorst, who serves as a member of the Executive Leadership Team and as Head of Crop Strategy & Portfolio Management for the Crop Science division of Bayer.
We visit with Duane Maciejewski about the new online real estate loan application website - FarmLend - that FCS America launched this past summer.
Rusty talks with Aaron Locker of HELM Agro US about Reviton. HELM says Reviton in a next-generation burndown herbicide that quickly eliminates weeds resulting in a stronger clean start foundation for maximum yield potential and ROI. Learn more here.
We visited recently with Justin Welch, Digital Lead for U.S. Seed for Syngenta about data, and how it empowers farmers. We also visited recently with Asgrow Brand Manager Clint Chaffer during a Bayer Virtual Media Event about the early harvest results, and the success of the XtendFlex variety. Also, Dan Schurr, a member of the CHS Board of Directors, talks about the benefits of cooperative ownership.
Rusty Halvorson has this past week's agricultural headlines.
In the episode of the Week in Review, we visit with Jeff Mueller of BASF about a brand new soybean variety partnership, and also with Scott Sanders of Peterson Farms Seed about the ongoing harvest, and new developments in the variety options growers have for 2021.