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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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EPISODE 139

Analyze used oil to avoid downtime and repairs

October 31, 2023
Jon Woetzel, lubricants quality assurance manager for CHS, recommends preventive maintenance tips to extend equipment life.

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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.

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EPISODE 137

Matching marketing plans to global crop demand

October 17, 2023
Chris Ludwig, who leads corn trading and risk management at CHS, discusses grain and oilseed supply and demand and what it could mean for U.S. farmers.

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EPISODE 136

Inspiring the Next Generation of Ag Leaders

October 10, 2023
CHS supports education programs designed to educate the next generation of ag leaders and demonstrate the value of cooperatives.

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