Farm Progress America, Nov. 15, 2018

Max Armstrong offers another challenge facing farmers arising from the tough harvest of 2018

Max Armstrong looks at the 2018 harvest and the challenges faced by farmers. And now comes word of a problem with vomitoxin, created by fungus that often appears when conditions are right – including a wet harvest. Max shares insight on the problem and what it means for corn farmers who raise the crop and livestock producers who feed the commodity.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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