Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast

Sugar beet harvest ahead of last year

September 22, 2020 Idaho Farm Bureau
Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Sugar beet harvest ahead of last year
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Idaho Farm Bureau's Podcast
Sugar beet harvest ahead of last year
Sep 22, 2020
Idaho Farm Bureau

Idaho Sugar beet harvest is underway, temps have been warm and progress is just ahead of last year. We asked USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, about this year's beet harvest nationwide:

Once again that was Brad Rippey, Beet season is going great guns, but we need cooler temps. With harvest season in full swing across Idaho, This week marks Rail Safety week and the American Farm Bureau Federation is promoting safety tips for farmers and ranchers around railroad crossings. Micheal Clements reports from Washington:

Idaho Farm Bureau is teaming with the American Farm Bureau and other States to support the Emergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act.

A pioneer of farm broadcasting across the West passed away over the weekend. Evan Slack attended a few Farm Bureau Annual meetings and had many friends here, Rod Bain reports: 

That's it for the Farm Bureau Podcast this is Jake Putnam reporting.

Show Notes

Idaho Sugar beet harvest is underway, temps have been warm and progress is just ahead of last year. We asked USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, about this year's beet harvest nationwide:

Once again that was Brad Rippey, Beet season is going great guns, but we need cooler temps. With harvest season in full swing across Idaho, This week marks Rail Safety week and the American Farm Bureau Federation is promoting safety tips for farmers and ranchers around railroad crossings. Micheal Clements reports from Washington:

Idaho Farm Bureau is teaming with the American Farm Bureau and other States to support the Emergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act.

A pioneer of farm broadcasting across the West passed away over the weekend. Evan Slack attended a few Farm Bureau Annual meetings and had many friends here, Rod Bain reports: 

That's it for the Farm Bureau Podcast this is Jake Putnam reporting.