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Episode 59: Part 2–A Conservation With Arron Carter, WSU Winter Wheat Breeder

2.6.18 In Episode 59 entitled “Part 2–A Conservation With Arron Carter, WSU Winter Wheat Breeder”, listen in as Carter talks about what it means to be a co-chair of the O.A. Vogel Endowed Chair in Wheat Breeding and Genetics, discusses how modern wheat breeding techniques are opening doors previously thought closed to researchers, touts the […]

By |February 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 58: A Conversation With Arron Carter, WSU Winter Wheat Breeder

1.30.18 If you want to learn what makes a wheat breeder tick, listen to Episode 58 entitled: “A Conservation With Arron Carter, WSU winter wheat breeder”. In an interview with Scott Yates, director of communications and producer relations for the Washington Grain Commission, Carter reveals the importance of a 1969 Corvette Stingray to his career […]

By |January 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 57: Better Wet And Cold Than Hot And Dry

1.23.18 In Episode 57, entitled “Better Wet and Cold Than Hot and Dry”, listen in as Bryce Anderson, meteorologist with DTN, handicaps this year’s Pacific Ocean La Nina phenomenon for an audience at the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention. As the title of the podcast suggests, Anderson is looking for cold and wet conditions […]

By |January 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 56: Important To Farmers, Important for America

1.16.18 In episode 56, Important To Farmers, Important For America, agricultural economist Matt Roberts provides his predictions about the farm bill, regulations, trade and the deficit, not to mention his opinion of USDA crop reports. One of several fascinating speakers at the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention, Roberts predicts gridlock in the year’s ahead—which […]

By |January 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 55: Hold On Tight-The World According To Peter Zeihan Continued

In Episode 55, “Hold On Tight-The World According To Peter Zeihan Continued”, listen in to the second part of the global strategist’s presentation at the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention. There, he anticipated a coming famine that will be good for America’s farmers, explained why Southeast Asia’s difficult topography makes it a particularly valuable trading […]

By |January 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 54: Hold On Tight-The World According To Peter Zeihan

1.2.17 On many fronts, the U.S. appears to be losing its status as the world’s pre-eminent country. But Peter Zeihan says don’t bet on America’s decline. A global strategist who spoke at the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention, Zeihan offers an optimistic take on America’s future as well as agriculture’s fortunes. He explains why […]

By |January 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 53: Meet Derek Sandison, Policy Wonk

12.26.17 In Episode 53, “Meet Derek Sandison, Policy Wonk,” grab a seat during the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention, to learn more about the challenges facing Pacific Northwest wheat farmers from the director of the Washington State Department of Agriculture. Sandison dives deep as he addresses an array of issues including dam breaching, the […]

By |December 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Episode 53: Meet Derek Sandison, Policy Wonk

Episode 52: Straight From The Horse’s Mouth

12.19.17 In episode 52, “Straight From The Horses Mouth” listen as Mike Miller, chairman of U.S. Wheat Associates, Dwight Little, president of the National Barley Growers Association and Chandler Goule, CEO of the National Association of Wheat Growers, discuss the challenges facing the small grain industry heading into 2018. Taken from a panel discussion during […]

By |December 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Episode 51: Keep Your Eye On The Trump

Keep Your Eye On The Trump
In Episode 51 of Wheat All About It! entitled, “Keep Your Eye On The Trump,” Jerry Hagstrom, a Washington, D.C.-based agricultural reporter who spoke at the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention, sits down with Scott Yates, director of communications and producer relations for the Washington Grain Commission, to talk […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Episode 51: Keep Your Eye On The Trump

Wheat All About It! Episode 50

Voices From The 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention
12.5.17 In Episode 50 of Wheat All About It! join Scott Yates, director of communications and producer relations for the Washington Grain Commission, as he interviews farmers and landlords from throughout the PNW for the podcast entitled, “Voices From the 2017 Tri State Grain Growers Convention”. Discover […]

By |December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments