Nov 6, 2020
• The weekly grain market update
• Election results (so far) and what they mean to the agricultural sector
• Agricultural news, and the “Kansas Wheat Scoop”
• Kansas agricultural weather…
00:01:30 – Grain Market Update: K-State grain market economist Dan O'Brien analyzes another week of producer-friendly trends in the grain markets, and offers his thoughts on marketing new-crop grain in light of the latest rally, during his weekly segment on the grain market trends.
00:12:55 – Potential Election Implications: K-State agricultural policy specialist Jenny Ifft offers her insight on the known results of Tuesday's general election to date, and what they mean to the agricultural sector...she says that, as the congressional tally appears now, there likely will be very little change in the tone of farm policy building up to the next farm bill, even though there will be changes in House and Senate agricultural leadership.
00:24:15 – Ag News: The day's agricultural news headlines, and the latest “Kansas Wheat Scoop.”
00:32:31 – Kansas Weather: K-State climatologist Mary Knapp reports on Kansas agricultural weather.
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