Join ag broadcaster Sonja Langseth, member of the NAFB, on Thursday afternoons from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. for your "Afternoon Ag Segment" on AM 730 KWOA. Sonja talks about everything and anything ag-related, particularly focusing on current events and hot topics in the ag industry. She talks with a wide variety of professionals and knowledgeable experts in their respective fields, ranging as close as Worthington residents to as far as national voices, delivering the latest ag information "straight from the horse's mouth" to the KWOA listeners.
Curious where the biodiesel industry is seeing itself throughout the Trump Administration? Tune in this Thursday as we catch up with Don Scott, the Director of Sustainability with the National Biodiesel Board
Minnesota Pork Congress is celebrating 50 years in 2017! Minnesota Pork Congress is the Midwest’s BEST swine specific tradeshow and education event that features a wide variety of tradeshow exhibitors, timely seminars and social activities designed exclusively for pig farmers and pork industry stakeholders
Dave Preisler, Executive Director with MN Pork, joins us in today's Afternoon Ag segment to discuss what attendees can expect at this year's golden event, plus we get an update in regards to exports, antibiotics, biosecurity, commmunications and more.
Here are your snippets of today's pertinent ag news:
• Smith & Marquart are leading the way for property tax relief for MN farmers
• Iowa pheasant, late muzzleloader and archery deer and archery fall turkey seasons close tomorrow.
• SD Pork Congress is Wednesday and Thursday
• New Vision is offering grain marketing meetings starting Friday.
• Answers from the AnswerPlot 2017 is January 25
We are joined once again by Amy Durand, AgStar's State Coordinator for Minnesota's Annie's Project to talk about the upcoming program in Worthington.
AgStar Financial Services, ACA, is again hosting Annie’s Project, a nationally-known workshop series dedicated to strengthening women’s role in the modern farm enterprise. Sessions will be offered in seven locations in AgStar’s Minnesota service area over the coming months. The first session starts in St. James on January 10. Tune in to learn more!
There will be no Afternoon Ag segment this Thursday. Instead, enjoy time with friends and family while listening to the Minnesota Vikings take on the Detroit Tigers!