Friday, April 12th, 2024 Video and Audio Program

Markets were a rollercoaster on Friday with grains mostly firm to higher, livestock and the stock market under heavy pressure, gold all over the place, crude oil and the U.S. dollar higher and much more. We wrap the week in the trade and discuss the markets, the debate over USDA and CONAB estimates and more with Kent Beadle from Paradigm Futures. Learn more by visiting them online at

Also, we discuss spring planting and get some tips and reminders as farmers start to enter the fields across a wide area of the country. DEKALB Asgrow Technical Agronomist Lance Tarochione in Illinois joins the show for a conversation as we head into the weekend.