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Ty Higgins talked with Sec. Sonny Perdue at the recent National Association of Farm Broadcasters gathering.

Ag Secretary talks NAFTA, Farm Bill and the RFS

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue took time to sit down with Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins as he visited the National Association of Farm Broadcasting annual convention in Kansas City. A number of topics were covered by the two in this interesting time for agriculture. More in this video below.

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If a farmer became President…

If a farmer became President He’d still insist on paying rent The only thing he wants for free Is this Country that he’ll oversee If a farmer became President Not a single dime would be over spent No pork escapes through the farm gate And grass would be greener in every state If a farmer [...]

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Corn Harvest Cab Cam – Mike Adams, Champaign County

Many farmers in the Champaign County area are shelling corn amid concerns of stalk quality and all eyes are on the early yield monitor to see what is really out there after a challenging growing season. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins jumped in to run some corn with Mike Adams.

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Jones County, Iowa

2016 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Final Estimates

Corn: 14.728 billion bu.; Average yield of 170.2 bu. per acre Corn +/- 1% = 14.875 billion bu. to 14.581 billion bu.; 171.9 bu. to 168.5 bu. per acre Soybeans: 4.093 billion bu.; Average yield of 49.3 bu. per acre Soybeans +/- 2% = 4.175 billion bu. to 4.011 billion bu.; 50.3 bu. to 48.3 [...]

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Clinton County, Iowa

Day 4 of The 2016 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour

Presented by Ritchie Brothers Day 1 results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Day 2 results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Day 3 results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour *Our first stop of the final day is not far from our hotel in Iowa City. We will be heading due [...]

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Day 3 of The 2016 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour

Presented by Ritchie Brothers Day 1 results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Day 2 results from the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Along with us today is a group of investors with JP Morgan Chase. They follow this tour every year, not as scouts, but just to follow along on some of the [...]

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Grant County, Indiana

Day 2 of The 2016 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour

Presented by Ritchie Brothers See Day 1 results on the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour See Day 3 results on the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Today I take my annual shotgun seat next to Pro Farmer’s Brian Grete. This guy is all business on the road (except for the one year we did the [...]

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Paulding County, Ohio

Day 1 of The 2016 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour

Presented by Ritchie Brothers Day 2 results on the 2016 Midwest Pro Farmer Crop Tour Imagine Christmas morning every day for a week in August. That sums up the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour for me. Once a novice at hopping in and out of a pickup truck every 20 miles to disappear into endless [...]

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Champaign County

The Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour is on the road again

Monday, the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour’s eastern leg departs from Columbus, Ohio and will head west over the next 4 days to get a close up look at crops throughout the corn belt. The tour’s primary goal, is to provide the industry with accurate late-season information about likely corn and soybean yields during the [...]

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