Dr. Jay H. Lehr is senior fellow and science director of The Heartland Institute and Chuck's guest in this week's program. They discuss the decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement and just how much science there is on climate change and its causes, especially as it relates to agriculture.
Leaders from General Mills, The Nature Conservancy, the Soil Health Institute and the Soil Health Partnership announce a collaborative effort to advance soil health on America's farms and ranches, paving the way for measurable economic and environmental gains for farmers, businesses and communities for generations to come.
Jamie Johansen interviews Wayne Honeycutt, President and CEO of the Soil Health Institute, about this effort.
Matt talks with Chuck about AeroVironment's Quantix™ drone and AV Decision Support System™ (AV DSS) which has already been on display at World Ag Expo and National Farm Machinery Show. The product is expected to be available for commercial production and orders later this year.
Chuck has a discussion with Pete Nelson, Chairman/CEO, AgLaunch about the programs they are conducting in 2017.
In this episode, David Hollinrake, Marketing & Portfolio Management, Bayer, talks with Chuck about the annual AgVocacy Forum the company holds prior to the Commodity Classic. Participants include ag media, farmers, foodies and more. It's an open forum discussion on how to help people understand where their food comes from and the science used to feed a growing population.