October 31, 2020

Your Farm Today

In this episode, we visit “Around the Table,” where we explore the benefits of cooperative
ownership, including having a voice in how the cooperative is managed, with guest Sarah Olsen of CHS.

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.

October 27, 2020

Using Your Voice

There’s more to your local co-op than you might think. From supporting communities to promoting issues important to rural America, learn about some of the many roles co-ops play.


October 24, 2020

Your Farm Today

Today we hear about how cooperatives give back to their local communities, with Jessie Headrick, who leads the CHS Stewardship Team.

We visit with Duane Maciejewski about the new online real estate loan application website - FarmLend - that FCS America launched this past summer.

October 20, 2020

Helping Communities Thrive

What challenges await the future of agriculture? Learn how local co-ops are teaming up with young leaders to solve some of the major issues facing rural America.


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.

The agriculture marketplace is rapidly changing. Hear how co-ops are evolving to provide value for owners.


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