Since we missed ‘Agronomy Monday’ due to the Labour Day weekend, welcome to ‘Agronomy Tuesday,’ with co-hosts Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner. On today’s podcast:
- Peter Johnson, RealAg agronomist, discusses impact of late rains on soybean and corn yield potential, as well as fall weed control and potash rec’s for winter wheat;
- Ryan Rubischko, dicamba portfolio lead for Monsanto, shares the company’s perspective on the dicamba drift issues of 2017 and the future of the Xtend soybean weed control system;
- Albert Tenuta, field crop pathologist with OMAFRA, on late season disease risk with corn behind normal in Ontario;
- David Schemm, president of the U.S. National Association of Wheat Growers, on concerns about NAFTA negotiations, changes to Canada’s wheat grading system for U.S. wheat, the Trans-Pacific Partnership and wheat acres in the U.S.
Join us for RealAg Radio every weekday at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!