AgDay: Inside the Crop Tour

August 27, 2009 07:00 PM

Sara Schafer, AgWeb Crops Online Editor
Let AgDay be your ticket to into the 2009 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour. On Friday, Aug. 28 you can watch a 30-minute special edition of AgDay that will highlight the recent Crop Tour.

What You'll See
  • Overview of the tour
  • How corn yields and soybean pod counts are estimated
  • Three roundtable segments on the findings on both tour legs, what surprises and disappointments were found and what challenges grower can expect to face
"Results of the 2009 Pro Farmer Crop Tour have already been reported," says Wes Mills, Executive Producer for AgDay. "What we're going to do on this special edition of AgDay is add context to the numbers. The program will include direct-from-the-field scouting reports from both legs of the tour, along with analysis of how these findings could impact markets in the weeks ahead."
Make Plans to Watch
You can either watch AgDay on your local TV station (click here for a list of stations and viewing times) or at

You can e-mail Sara Schafer at

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