EPISODE 87

How to manage a tight fuel supply as harvest nears

September 13, 2022
There are several factors creating a tight diesel supply this year. Scott Svacina, vice president of refined fuels sales for CHS, describes how farmers can prepare to keep their operation running through the harvest season.

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EPISODE 86

Crop marketing plan fundamentals

September 6, 2022
Creating a customized, easy-to-follow grain marketing plan is critical for maximizing farm revenue potential. Patti Uhrich, a commodity broker at CHS Hedging, shares tips for developing a successful crop marketing plan.

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EPISODE 85

Tips to improve crop nutrient efficiency

August 24, 2022
Sustained increases to fertilizer prices are forcing farmers to make tough crop nutrition decisions. Steve Carlsen, director of proprietary agronomy products for CHS, offers tips for improving ROI potential on fertility applications.

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EPISODE 84

Managing market uncertainty

August 9, 2022
Extreme weather, inflation and the war in Ukraine are all creating uncertainty for U.S. grain markets. CHS global market insights analyst Joe Lardy discusses what factors may shape the rest of the season.

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EPISODE 83

Nutrition support for senior horses

August 2, 2022
Aging horses require diets higher in fat and fiber to maintain performance. CHS animal nutrition consultant, Crystal White, shares tips to help senior horses thrive.

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EPISODE 82

On-farm inflation-fighting strategies

July 26, 2022
Extreme inflation can be a negative force for farm profitability, but Nelson Neale, vice president of CHS global research, shares how farmers can weather uncertainty to manage margins.

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EPISODE 81

Decision-making amid price volatility

July 19, 2022
Inflation and market volatility are impacting purchasing and marketing opportunities for farmers and ranchers. Nelson Neale, vice president of CHS global research, offers insights and strategies for coping with price swings. 

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EPISODE 80

Practice ATV and UTV Safety

June 28, 2022
ATVs contribute to more than 100,000 injuries each year. Brittney Nelson, a senior risk management representative with Nationwide, offers tips to keep operators safe on and off the farm.  

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EPISODE 79

Give early weaned calves a good start

June 21, 2022
Early weaning can be an effective strategy to manage forage supply for beef herds during drought conditions. CHS Animal Nutritionist Cory Parsons shares recommendations to reduce stress and get calves off to a good start when weaning day comes early.  

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EPISODE 78

Can strong commodity prices offset input costs?

June 14, 2022
Strong commodity prices should influence crop protection plans this year. CHS Agronomy Technical Specialist Codee Lee shares what you can do now to capitalize on increased revenue potential. 

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