Meet Dan Hughes – Profile

Jamie Johansen

It is time for another Profile. Again, NAFB Trade Talk made it possible for me to meet Dan Hughes, a farmer from western Nebraska. Dan operates an 11,000 acre farm with 20% irrigated and 80% in dry land. He manages a diverse selection in the field including: hard red winter wheat, hard white winter wheat, corn, soybeans, dry edible …

Audio, Corn, Farmers, FMC, NAFB, Profiles, Soybeans, sustainability, technology, wheat

Corn Growers Now Have an Anthem Option

Chuck Zimmerman

After years of planning, research and development, FMC finally received EPA registration on a new herbicide, Anthem. You can learn more about it from Roger Webster, FMC. Roger was available to members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting this week in Kansas City, MO. Anthem is a “preplant, preemergence and early postemergence herbicide for corn. Anthem provides growers with …

Audio, Corn, FMC, NAFB

ZimmComm Team on Location

Chuck Zimmerman

Here’s the ZimmComm team (Jamie, Cindy and me) collecting all our photos and interviews from the Trade Talk session at the National Association of Farm Broadcasting Convention. We’ve got lots. Photos are being updated in the photo album right now. Interviews will be showing up for days and days! Precision ag is a subject that’s becoming more and more a …


Farm Broadcasters Meeting in Kansas City

Cindy Zimmerman

Hundreds of agricultural broadcasters from around the country are gathering in Kansas City this week for the 69th annual meeting of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB). The premier event of the convention is Trade Talk, coming up on Thursday, when all of those broadcasters will be heading into the exhibit hall with microphones and cameras in hand to …

FMC, General, NAFB