Friday, May 14th, 2021 Video and Audio Podcast


On today’s episode, we explore some of the trends in the market as we talk with David Widmar of Agricultural Economic Insights, AEI, about what’s going on as of late. We talk the May WASDE report, China, weather influences and more on this episode. Learn more at!

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We talk with David Widmar of AEI followed by a special interview with Curt Blades, Senior VP of Ag Services with the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, about the April equipment sales numbers. Listen to the audio only version at a link below or via the drop down menu located up above.

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