EPISODE 145

Next Steps After Farm Bill Extension

December 12, 2023
The 2018 Farm Bill was extended for another year. Will Stafford, a CHS government affairs representative in Washington, D.C., provides his outlook on when a new bill may be passed and priorities important to CHS owners.

EPISODE 144

The future of fertilizer

December 5, 2023
Jake Niederer, senior director of phosphate risk management at CHS, explains how the fertilizer industry is changing and why growers should keep an eye on supply heading into next year.

EPISODE 143

Winter beef cow nutrition strategies

November 28, 2023
Lance Kennington, animal nutrition specialist with CHS, explains what to feed beef cows this winter in preparation for calving and to help them get calves off to a good start.

EPISODE 142

Co-op Helps Fight Childhood Hunger

November 21, 2023
Mandy Hunecke, communications director for Crystal Valley Cooperative, describes how a CHS Seeds for Stewardship grant is helping the co-op provide food and books to students.

EPISODE 141

CHS Foundation Commits $4.3 million to FFA

November 14, 2023
Dave Kayser, South Dakota farmer and trustee for the CHS Foundation, explains how the foundation’s $4.3 million grant to National FFA will help fund programs and opportunities to cultivate future ag leaders.

EPISODE 140

Navigate 2024 seed decisions

November 7, 2023
Jim Levos, a seed sales manager with CHS, discusses new seed technologies to help farmers manage crop production risks in 2024.

EPISODE 138

Fall fertilizer strategies

October 24, 2023
Andrew Scholtz, a CHS agronomist, provides postharvest crop nutrient planning tips growers can follow this fall to help set themselves up for success next year.