This Week in Agribusiness, September 16, 2017

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong offer a look at Husker Harvest Days, talk farm safety, learn about key farm tax reform priorities and get insight on some new grain-handling technology.

Part 1

Note: The video automatically plays through all show parts once you start.

Max Armstrong reports from Husker Harvest Days near Grand Island, Neb., in a conversation with Jason Luebbe, show manager for the big event. And Farm Broadcaster Gary Cooper, Southeast AgNet, Ocala, Fla., discusses key issues impacting farmers in that part of the country including the impact of Hurricane Irma.

Part 2

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong talk markets with Greg Grow, Archer Financial Services, including a look at the latest report from USDA. In Samuelson Sez, Orion Samuelson offers some tips and insight for National Farm Safety Week noting he wants farmers to "Be safe, be well." And Agricultural Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Western United States.

Part 3

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong take look at on hot topic - tax reform - and the message farmers are taking to Washington concerning a range of issues, including the estate tax. And Max Armstrong shares some Tweets of the Week.

Part 4

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong take a look at the challenge of grain bin entrapment, and how new tools have been created to help save farmers; and there's one tip to remember - never work alone. And there are some interesting facts regarding grain entrapment. Ag Meteorologist Greg Soulje looks at weather for the Eastern United States. And in Max's Tractor Shed, Max Armstrong shares the story of a 1949 John Deere A owned by the Haase Family, Gilman, Ill., including the interesting story of a two-wheel trailer they use with it.

Part 5

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong continue their marketing conversation with Greg Grow, Archer Financial Services.

Part 6

Orion Samuelson profiles Yelm FFA, Yelm, Wash., has grown to more than 1,000 members. Member Magdalena Skotto talks about the many activities the group gets involved in around the region. Greg Soulje offers his look at the weather for the week ahead.

Part 7

Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong wrap up this week's episode with a look at a new technology that will keep farmers out of the bin at clean out - FlexWave from GSI.

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