Archives for 2021-01

The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 2/1/21-2/5/21

Next week on The Show...

2/1 am  (6:40a & 1:07p on WHOW)
Brian Basting – Ag Economist @ Advance Trading Inc.

2/1 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW)
Rodney Rhoads – Ameren Illinois Energy Audit Program

2/2 am 
Gary Schnitkey – Professor of Farm Management @ U of I

2/2 noon
Adam Neilsen – Director of National Legislation @ IL Farm Bureau

2/3 am
Joe Buhrmann – Director Of Financial Planning Support @ Country Financial

2/3 noon
Greg Tylka – Iowa St. University & SCN Coalition

2/4 am
Andy Bolsen – Moultie Co. Farmer & Moultire County FB President

2/4 noon
Doug Yoder – Crop Agency Manager @ Country Finanical

2/5 am
Brenna Ellison – U of I Study on Covid Impact on IL Agritourism

2/5 noon
Jean Payne – President of IL Fertilizer & Chemical Association




The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 1-25-21 to 1-29-21

Coming up next week on The Show....


1/25 am  (6:40a & 1:07p on WHOW)
Matt Bennett – Bennett Consulting &


1/25 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW)
Rich Guebert Jr. - President of IL Farm Bureau


1/26 am
John Linder – President of National Corn Growers Association


1/26 noon
Jean Brokish – Program Manager @ American Farm Land Trust


1/27 am
Doug Gucker – U of I Extension In Dewitt, Macon, Piatt


1/27 noon
John Lumpe – CEO @ IL Soybean Association


1/28 am
Molly Pelzer – CEO @ Midwest Dairy


1/28 noon
Audra Wyant – Finding Eminence Farm in McLean County


1/29 am
Stan Born – Moultrie Co. Farmer & ASA Treasurer


1/29 noon
Ivan Dozier – IL State Conservationist @ NRCS




The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 1-18-21 to 1-22-21

Next week on The Show!


1/18 am  (6:40a & 1:07p on WHOW)
Eric Snodgrass – Chief Atmospheric Scientist w/ Nutrien Ag Solutions


1/18 noon   (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW)
Mark Schluesener – IL State Statistician @ USDA NASS


1/19 am
Nick Paulsen – Associate Professor @ U of I 


1/19 noon
Rodney Weinzerl – Ex. Dir. @ IL Corn Growers Association


1/20 am
Ken Ferrie – Crop Tech Consulting & Farm Journal Agronomist


1/20 noon
LIVE w/ Macon County Farm Bureau – Tim Stock & Jen Fink


1/21 am
Jennifer Smith – IAA Foundation Scholarships


1/21 noon
Aaron Johnson – President & CEO @ Farm Credit Illinois


1/22 am
Brad Koch – Golden Harvest Agronomist


1/22 noon
Joe Janzen – Assistant Professor @ U of I



The Farm Show With Jared White - Schedule 1/11/21 to 1/15/21

Next week on The Show...


1/11 am  (6:40a & 1:07p on WHOW)
Karl Setzer – Ag Economist @ Agrivisor


1/11 noon  (12:20p & 4:35p on WHOW)
Taidghin O'Brien – Comunications Director @ The Land Connection


1/12 am
Jennifer Tirey – Executive Director @ IL Pork Producers Association


1/12 noon
Stan Born – Moultire County Farmer & American Soybean Association Treasurer


1/13 am
Mimi Hillenbrand – Director At Large @ National Bison Association


1/13 noon
LIVE @ DeWitt County Farm Bureau


1/14 am
Daryl Cates – Southern IL Farmer & American Soybean Association Secretary


1/14 noon
Gary Schnitkey – Professor of Farm Management @ U of I


1/15 am
Shane Sinclair – Conservation Specialist @ PCM in Christian, Macon, Macoupin, Sangamon


1/15 noon
Craig Rupp – CEO @ Sabanto (Autonomous Tractor Tech) 




The Equity Acquires Saddoris Precision Meter in Moweaqua

Planters Precision, an innovative precision ag company owned by The Equity, is excited to announce its acquisition of Saddoris Precision Meter, a precision agronomy company located in Moweaqua, Illinois. Saddoris Precision Meter will operate as a new location for Planters Precision.


“Like the technology that Planters Precision provides to its customers, ever advancing to better serve customers, Planters Precision is once again growing,” says Bruce Vernon, The Equity’s Chief Executive Officer. "Working with Saddoris Precision Meter marks Planters Precision’s second venture this month. The Equity and Planters Precision are excited about the increased value for not only our customers, but also the current customers of Saddoris Precision Meter and look forward to the experience and expertise Craig Saddoris brings to Planters Precision.”


Craig Saddoris started Saddoris Precision Meter in January 2008. Craig uncovered an opportunity to help growers in the surrounding area increase yields and profitability through emerging technologies. “Craig’s knowledge, expertise, and commitment to customer service led PlantersPrecision to believe adding Saddoris Precision Meter would be an excellent opportunity,” says Kyle Dasenbrock, General Manager for Planters Precision.


“We feel our outstanding team of Service Technicians will add value to customers in the Saddoris Precision Meter area,” says Dasenbrock. Craig Saddoris will continue working with growers in the northwest part of the territory by leading the Moweaqua, Illinois Planters Precision location.


“I believe Planters Precision is a company that will enhance the experience for our existing and future customers.” says Craig Saddoris, President of Saddoris Precision Meter. “I’m also excited about the resources and opportunity Planters Precision and The Equity can bring to our customers.”


Planters Precision’s mission is to introduce profitable precision technologies in agriculture supported by industry-leading knowledge and service. Planters Precision does this through our exceptional Service Technicians and dealerships with Precision Planting, 360 Yield Center, Climate FieldView, Yetter, Harvest International and Martin-Till. “Our dealerships give us the agility to provide customized solutions for growers that best fits their individual farming needs.


Now, with locations in Moweaqua, Montrose, and Gays,

we look forward to building our business and providing superior products and services to even more customers in the farming community.” says Dasenbrock.

About Saddoris Precision Meter
Craig Saddoris started Saddoris Precision Meter in January 2008. Craig pioneered a Precision Planting dealership in Moweaqua, Illinois, identifying precision farming solutions for his customers, helping them increase yields and profitability.

About Planters Precision
Planters Precision is a precision agriculture company that works to increase yields through industry-leading products and services. For more information, visit

About The Equity
The Equity is the largest independent agricultural cooperative in Illinois. The Equity offers a broad range of products to fulfill customers’ needs such as Agronomy, Grain Services, Feed & Livestock, Energy, Hardware & Supplies in a market that covers approximately 20,000 square miles. For more information, visit