The following are podcast copies of interviews conducted with farmers and wheat industry representatives regarding issues affecting wheat production in Nebraska. The original interviews are conducted and broadcast by KRVN and are shared here again with their permission.

20-21 Podcasts

10-3: Josh Tonsager, VP of Policy and Communication for NAWG, breaks down the details and application process for wheat growers with CFAP 2 –

      Josh Tonsager 10-3

9-26: Tyson Narjes, NWB District 2 Director, giving a planting update –

      Tyson Narjes 9-29

9-19: Bob Delsing, NWB Chair, giving a planting update –

      Bob Delsing 9-19

9-18: Amanda Spoo, Director of Communications for U.S. Wheat Associates, discusses USW’s 40 year anniversary campaign –

      Amanda Spoo 9-18

9-6: Courtney Shreve, Director of Outreach Education for the NE Farm Bureau Foundation, discussing the Nebraska Ag in the Classroom program –

      Courtney Shreve 9-6

8-29: Dr. Stephen Baenziger, Small Grain Breeder at UNL, discussing the release of two new varieties –

      Dr. Stephen Baenziger 8-29

8-22: Mark Hodges, Executive Director of Plains Grains, Inc., giving a harvest update/recap –

      Mark Hodges 8-22

8-15: Amanda Easterly, Research Assistant Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture, discussing the results of this year’s winter wheat variety trials –

      Amanda Easterly 8-15

8-8: Steve Knox, NE Crop Improvement, talks about the latest crop brochure – 

      Steve Knox 8-8

8-1: Chad Shelton, Global Director of Innovative Technology for Allbaugh LLC, discussing how the CoAXium Wheat Production System helps growers control tough winter annual grasses in winter wheat –

      Chad Shelton 8-1

7-25: Lupe Comparan, Grain Originator at Frenchman Valley Coop in Chappell, NE, talks about brand new 2 million bushel facility – 

      Lupe Comparan 7-25

7-18: Tyson Narjes, District 2 Director, gives a harvest update – 

      Tyson Narjes 7-18

7-11: Kent Lorens, District 4 Director, giving an update on harvest in SW Nebraska –

      Kent Lorens 7-11

7-4: Brian Schafer, NWGA President, giving an update on harvest as it gets underway for 2020 – 

      Brian Schafer 7-4


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17-18 Podcasts