2017 Farm Progress Show

Farm Progress Show is our nation’s largest outdoor farm event hosting nearly 600 exhibitors displaying new farm equipment, tractors, combines and farm equipment, along with seed and crop protection products and other farm supplies and services. Our coverage of this year’s show is supported by John Deere, Bayer and GROWMARK, Inc.

This virtual newsroom includes links to photos, audio, and video from the conference. All content posted here is available free of charge for digital or print publication or broadcast. Credit may be given to AgNewsWire.

2017 Farm Progress Show Photo Album

General Audio:
Bright Outlook for #FPS17 Interview with Don Tourte, Farm Progress Show

Secretary Sonny Visits Farm Progress Show Orion & Max Chat w/ Sec Sonny Sec Sonny Talks w/ Ag Media

House Ag Committee at #FPS17 House Ag Committee Members at FPS

United Soybean Board/Goodyear Press Conference Press Conference with USB & Goodyear

Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Report Illinois Nutrient Management Report

National Corn Growers Association UpdateInterview with NCGA Officers

USFRA CEO Urges Agriculture to Stand as One
Interview with Randy Krotz, USFRA

National Association of Wheat Growers update – Interview with NAWG president David Schemm

American Soybean Association update – Interview with ASA Chairman Richard Wilkins

Bayer Audio:
Bayer 4H Science Matters Interview with Darren Wallis, Bayer and Artis Stevens, 4H

Credenz Soybeans Launch New Varieties for 2018
Interview with Marc Hoobler, Bayer

No Weed Left Behind with DiFlexx DUO
Interview with Frank Rittemann, Bayer

More Bayer content

John Deere Audio:
Versatility, Durability & Comfort from John Deere Gators Interview with Michael Prada, John Deere

Deere 9RX Tractor Lineup Interview with Tiffany Turner, John Deere


GROWMARK Leading in Nutrient Loss Reduction
Interview with GROWMARK chairman/president John Reifsteck
Interview with IA Ag Secretary Bill Northey


Verdesian Life Sciences Audio:
FlexConnect Beta Tester Interview with Roger Dyson, North Central Coop

FlexConnect Introduction Interview with Jim Pullins, Verdesian

StollerUSA Audio:
Stoller Fortified Stimulate Yield Enhancer Plus Stoller USA presser

Other audio

Interview with Martin Lunkenbein, Camso

Welcome to Day 1 of the Farm Progress Show
Verdesian Life Sciences Introduces FlexConnect™