RealAg Radio, Oct 6: Taking risks, shrinking balance sheets and rating Thanksgiving
By: RealAgriculture News Team
October 6, 2017
Co-hosts Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner are kicking off the best holiday of the year (according to Shaun), with a Friday edition of RealAg Radio. On today’s episode:
- Bernard Tobin with an update from World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin.
- Top News Stories – Energy East, windmills and solar panels; harvest across the country; National Check-Off for beef producers going up; U.S. saying 50% domestic requirement in cars (a deal-breaker for the North American Free Trade Agreement?); Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food traveling the world.
- J.P. Gervais, Farm Credit Canada discusses the U.S. Federal Reserve to start to shrink the balance sheet.
- Matthew Pot, Grain Perspectives joins for the RealAg Roundtable, with topics including the proposed tax changes, killing rural Canada, commodity cycles, and where Thanksgiving ranks in holidays.
Join us for RealAg Radio every weekday at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!