Bart Beattie | SEM FFA Chapter | True Blue Salutes

Bart Beattie | SEM FFA Chapter | True Blue Salutes

Bart Beattie is the President of the S-E-M FFA Chapter. He tells the Rural Radio Network that he has been involved in FFA for the past six years! He's been active in FFA activities and contests throughout his years in the organization. Learn about his involvement in this True Blue…
Cattle market is not a wreck 2/14/24 Cattle Call

Cattle market is not a wreck 2/14/24 Cattle Call

The cattle market took a turn midweek to the lower, but it isn't a wreck. On this week's Cattle Call, Brad Kooima with Kooima Kooima Varilek looks at what has been a mover in this market as show lists are lower in Nebraska, consumer confidence weighs in and the longer-term…
Heifers are still headed out vs. staying home 2/7/24 Cattle Call

Heifers are still headed out vs. staying home 2/7/24 Cattle Call

Markets on Wednesday saw a correction day after a strong Tuesday. But it goes deeper than that, on this week's Cattle Call, Brad Kooima with Kooima Kooima Varilek looks at the true numbers of heifers headed to the feedlot vs. the pasture. Feedlot conditions are worsening with recent warm temperatures…
Could you use an autonomous grain cart? 🚜 | JCA Technologies

Could you use an autonomous grain cart? 🚜 | JCA Technologies

A self-driving, autonomous grain cart solution 👌 Check this out! JCA Technologies created the product called "OutRun." They are looking for farmers to test this in 2024. 🚜 They will be at this week's Iowa Ag Expo, where you can visit with them! You can also learn more online at…
Electrifying the Fertilizer Industry ⚡ | NTP Technologies Spotlight

Electrifying the Fertilizer Industry ⚡ | NTP Technologies Spotlight

They're decarbonizing nitrogen fertilizer production to empower farmers, landowners, and the environment. NTP Technologies is working to create an electric nitrate generator, giving farmers the power to make their own fertilizer on-site and on demand. See the team at this year's Iowa Ag Expo!
Monster trade in the feeder cattle 1|24|24 Cattle Call

Monster trade in the feeder cattle 1|24|24 Cattle Call

The market saw a monster trade in the feeder cattle market while fund buying was also a mover. On this week's Cattle Call we hear from Brad Kooima with Kooima Kooima Varilek on the uptick in the cash and the talk of next Wednesday's cattle inventory numbers.
Autonomous rock picker picks up to 600 rocks per hour

Autonomous rock picker picks up to 600 rocks per hour

Rock-clearing technology by TerraClear is helping farmers do what no farmer wants to do - pick up rocks! TerraClear designed an autonomous rock picker that hooks up to a skid loader and picks up to 600 rocks per hour! BUT TerraClear knows you don't have all day to drive through…