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Episodes

  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 8

    Sep 11, 2014 | 49 min
    Mark & Doug learn about DTN's Ag Confidence Index from Darrin Newsome. Summit Farms is building an ethanol plant in Brazil. And Mike Steenhoek of the Soy Transportation Coalition talks about rail issues in the Dakotas.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 5

    Sep 10, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark mic side with two interesting guests in the first half hour. Tim Smith farms near Eagle Grove and has a bio reactor on his farm. Then Darrin Siemkan of Root Demand Irrigation explains how their system works. And Lee Kline.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 4

    Sep 9, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob near Lamont with the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers and Mark in West Des Moines at Farm Bureau headquarters for their summer policy conference. Doug with markets and weather from the Big Show studio.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 3

    Sep 9, 2014 | 50 min
    Mark from POET-DSM's Project Liberty grand opening in Emmetsburg. Also Bob Bowman with IA Corn and swine vet Dr. Lisa Becton.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 2

    Sep 8, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob & Mark in studio covering Chris Novak moving from Pork Board to NCGA. Mike Steenhoek from Soy Transportation & an agronomist perspective from FC Coop's Todd Claussen.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show September 1

    Sep 8, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark drew the short straws and get the Labor Day assignment. Helping them pass the time: Jamie Kohake, Rod from the Weather Service and Cookie's Sauce Man Speed Herrig!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 29

    Sep 2, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio covering markets & weather. Bob's Farm Progress interview with EPA Region 7 Administrator Carl Brooks plays in the 1st half hour. Grant Kimberly w/IA Biodiesel Board phones in. And Lee Kline with insight on Chad Greenway.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 28

    Sep 2, 2014 | 49 min
    Rain washing out day 3 of the Farm Progress Show. Bob & Doug still on site with Mark covering weather in studio. Charles Sukup talks to Bob about FPS and the Weather Service with in-depth weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 27

    Aug 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark at the Farm Progress Show broadcasting from Sukup and Titan Tire. Congressman Steve King is a guest, as is Steve Sukup and Just Meints of Titan Pro.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 26

    Aug 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark at Day 1 of Farm Progress Show near Boone broadcasting from inside a Sukup building. Bruce Rastetter among the guests.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 25

    Aug 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob on the Farm Progress site a day before the show starts near Boone. Doug & Mark in studio with markets, weather & a conversation with the director of the new Iowa Ag Water Alliance.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 22

    Aug 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob & Doug wrap up the Pro Farmer Crop Tour updates with Chip Flory. Some reaction to the tour by Dekalb/Asgrow's Jim McDermott & Lee Kline talks corn poplulations.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 21

    Aug 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob & Doug visit with Chip Flory during the Pro Farmer Crop Tour. Also Damon Palmer of Dow Agrosciences with a recent development.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 20

    Aug 25, 2014 | 52 min
    Bob at Farm Progress Show for Media Day while Doug covers markets and weather from studio. Chip Flory with a Pro Farmer Crop Tour update too.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 19

    Aug 25, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob & Doug chat with Pro Farmer's Chip Flory during their Crop Tour. Dr. Ron Plain from Missouri breaks down the hog market and Pioneer agronomist Nick Hansen on his area's crops.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 18

    Aug 25, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob & Doug in studio as the Pro Farmer Crop Tour begins. Chip Flory calls in with a report. Mark Peterson of Practical Farmers talks cover crops & Aubrey from the Weather Service outlines the forecast.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 15

    Aug 15, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark from Crystal Studios visiting with pork producer Heather Hora, some FFA & 4H youth, Shannon Latham and Don Foley. The Lee Kline takes us home with some impressive "stats" from the Fair.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 14

    Aug 14, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark from the Iowa State Fair helping celebrate the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers turn 10 years old! The guys also talk renewables fuels and learn about the sheep industry in the state.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 13

    Aug 13, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark from the Iowa State Fair. The Pork Queen stops in, as do 4H & FFA'ers in the first half hour. Michelle with IA Beef at 12:15 and Bob Sinclair recaps Governor's Steer Show experience at 12:40.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 12

    Aug 12, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark from the Iowa State Fair listen as an old John Deere gets fired up. Bachelorette finalist and Iowa native Chris Soules stops in. Gretta Irwin of the Turkey Federation brings food. Plus Duane from Concept By Iowa Hearing.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 11

    Aug 11, 2014 | 49 min
    Veteran's Day at the Iowa State Fair as Bob broadcasts from the Titan Tire tent. Doug & Mark in studio visiting with FFA and 4H youth. Also TJ Page with Renewable Fuels and Doug's interview with trade ambassador Michael Froman.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 8

    Aug 8, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark at State Fair for Day 2. Congressman Steve King stops by the Crystal Studio, members of 4H & FFA, a 9 year old fiddler, a Pioneer agronomist, Mike Pearson talking Governor's Steer Show and the cherry on top: Lee Kline.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 7

    Aug 7, 2014 | 49 min
    Day 1 of the Iowa State Fair, Bob at Farm Bureau Park with Doug & Mark in the Crystal Studio avoiding the rain. Gov. Branstad & Lt. Gov. Reynolds stop by early in the show and some FFA and 4H youth talk about what they're up to at the Fair.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 6

    Aug 6, 2014 | 50 min
    Day before the State Fair officially begins and Bob is broadcasting from the Cattlemen's Beef Quarters talking about something new to the Fair: Schmacon! Doug & Mark in studio covering markets, weather & a special report with USDA Ag Sec. Vilsack.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 5

    Aug 5, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob at the Stutsmans Open House in Hills, IA. Doug & Mark in studio tracking some rain as it moves across the state and some market insight from Al Kluis.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 4

    Aug 5, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob at DMACC talking Avenue of Breeds with FFA students prior to the start of the State Fair. Also, Iowa Soybean Association President Brian Kemp phones in, fresh off a trade trip to China.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show August 1

    Aug 1, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark ask IA Corn's Bob Bowman about a biotech trait i corn that has impeded DDG trade with China. A Pioneer agronomist with a crop update. Heather Hora talks racing and Lee Kline toured a few central Iowa towns last week.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 31

    Jul 31, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio with guest Sandy Ehrig of Farm Bureau's Renew Rural Iowa, presenting the award to Almaco of Nevada. Dave Nelson from Belmond highlights their upcoming antique power show and Doug with a special report on greenhouse gases.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 30

    Jul 30, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark get the latest on a letter being sent to all landowners from USDA from Extension's Steve Johnson. Bill Northey shares his concerns about a possible RFS reduction. And a top performer at the Iowa State Fair calls in!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 29

    Jul 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark welcome Brian and Adelai from Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers, get a crop update from Brett at Champion Seed and find out what's behind a trend with hay bales with Dale from Dyersville.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 28

    Jul 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark get the latest on PED reporting from Dr. Brian McCluskey with APHIS. Corn rootworm and soybean aphid topics covered by FC Coop's Todd Claussen. And China banning DDG imports with Mir 162 trait, Julius Schaaf of US Grains calls in.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 25

    Jul 25, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio learning about a new app that some are calling the "Instagram of Agriclture." Gene Willis from Van Wall talks about better farm practices & Lee Kline with a "decorative" story.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 24

    Jul 24, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark talk cover crops with Practical Farmer's Mark Peterson. An IA Watershed alliance is hosting a "float" day, Annette Sweeney with more. And former Iowa football player Tim Dwight details solar & wind power in the state.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 23

    Jul 23, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob at the Story Co. Fair with Doug & Mark in studio covering markets, weather and getting more info on a letter USDA will be mailing all farmland owners in the coming weeks.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 22

    Jul 22, 2014 | 49 min
    The guys scattered in every direction with Doug back at Farm Bureau's Economic Summit in Ames and Bob with the folks from the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers near Russell. Mark in studio with markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 21

    Jul 21, 2014 | 49 min
    Doug reporting from the IA Farm Bureau Economic Summit in Ames. Bob & Mark in studio with markets, weather and farm headlines.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 18

    Jul 18, 2014 | 50 min
    IA Farm Bureau's Economic Summit just days away and Dave Miller previews it for the guys. Bob with a report from an agronomist. A young FFA gal phones in to explain what the New Century Farmer Program is all about, plus Lee Kline talks Iowa & movies
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 17

    Jul 18, 2014 | 50 min
    Wergin Good Farm Neighbor award goes to Hoefler family near New Vienna, Bob is there. Doug & Mark in studio with markets, weather & a report from Bob Bowman who is in DC this week.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 16

    Jul 17, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob & Mark on the steps of the State Capitol to celebrate Sweet Corn Day. The guys visit with Governor Branstad and Ag Sec. Northey with Doug back in the studio covering markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 15

    Jul 15, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio talking food with award winning chef Kristin Clark and the man behind Cookies BBQ, Speed Herrig! And speaking of awards, John Glenn of Lake Rathbun Protector program phones in to talk about some special recognition.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 14

    Jul 15, 2014 | 49 min
    Doug & Mark beginning the week talking markets with Jamey Kohake. Some guests in studio highlight the Farmer Veteran Coalition. Doug with a neat story about an early tractor ride. And Mark Grundmeier from Latham Seeds talks agronomy.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 11

    Jul 15, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob live from IA Speedway in Newton with the IA Corn Indy 300 a day away. Garrett Tuoy breaks down the latest WASDE report with Doug & Mark. And Lee Kline shares some insight on Lake Superior.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 10

    Jul 14, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark visit with Mike Steenhoek of the Soy Transportation Coalition about a fuel tax study, talk cattle meetings with Extension's Joe Sellers get a call from Bill Wyffels.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 9

    Jul 14, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark visit with Don Roose of U.S. Commodities about $4 corn. Chris Gruenhagen with Farm Bureau calls in from EPA conference in Missouri and some detailed weather info from Elwynn Taylor.
  • WHO Radio's The Big show July 8

    Jul 14, 2014 | 50 min
    ICA President Ed Grieman hits on the latest in cattle, Food Police author Jayson Lusk, IA Ag Sec. Bill Northey among the guests. And Doug with a special report on the EPA's WOTUS rule.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 7

    Jul 11, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark talking crop damage with Extension's Virgil Schmidt, soybeans with ASA President Ray Gaesser and insight on the hog industry from Missouri University's Ron Plain.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 4

    Jul 10, 2014 | 50 min
    A 4th of July Big Show with Bob and Doug picking Jamey Kohake's brain about the week in trade. Doug with a blast from the past talking about the USS Iowa. And Cookie's BBQ sauce man Speed Herrig!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 3

    Jul 10, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob & Doug on the eve of the 4th talking Lake Rathbun protector with John Glenn. The State Fair is a month out and Drew Norton highlights the annual Corn Dog Kickoff as part of the Fair's Blue Ribbon Foundation. And Craig Cogill from the weather service
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 2

    Jul 9, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob then reaction from Jamey Kohake. Tractor Ride 18 in the books and Titan Tire's Skip Sagar stops by to announce a special winner.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show July 1

    Jul 9, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn with the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers visiting a cattle operation near DeWitt. Doug Cooper in studio talking to the National Weather Service and Dan Loy, ISU Ext. Beef Specialist.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 30

    Jul 8, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn on hand as the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers presents the latest Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award to the Curry family from Sac County
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 27

    Jul 8, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug visits with Monte Shaw of the IA Renewable Fuels Association and Lee Kline stops by to tell a story.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 26

    Jun 26, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug broadcasting from Iowa Swine Day in Ames and there was plenty to talk about with PED, fewer hogs, even a conversation with a pork producer from another country! Mark in studio covering markets and some stormy weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 25

    Jun 26, 2014 | 49 min
    Final day of WHO's annual tractor ride with Mark broadcasting from Titan Pro in Clear Lake. Bob is at the Hay Expo in Boone and Doug covers the markets and weather from the studio.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 24

    Jun 26, 2014 | 49 min
    Day 2 of WHO's Tractor Ride in North Iowa. Bob & Mark broadcast from Ridgestone Country Club in Sheffield.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 23

    Jun 23, 2014 | 50 min
    Day one of WHO's 18th annual tractor ride. Bob Quinn on location as the route takes us from NIACC in Mason City to Diamond Jo Casino near Northwood.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 20

    Jun 20, 2014 | 50 min
    USDA has approved the first vaccine for PEDv. Harris Vaccine on Big Show to talk about their vaccine. Farming generation to generation presents challenges, a guest speaks to that. Todd Claussen from FC Coop and of course, Lee Kline.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 19

    Jun 20, 2014 | 50 min
    Iowa Girl Eats blogger Kristin Porter in studio along with Aaron Putze to talk about her Journey. Also, the tractor ride is just days away and we hear from title sponsor John Deere!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 18

    Jun 18, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark covering rising river levels and the implications of standing water in fields. Also a big announcement from the World Food Prize!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 17

    Jun 17, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio recapping rain totals and storm damage from the day before. Also highlight a fundraiser in Albert City this weekend and talk National Junior High Finals Rodeo!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 16

    Jun 17, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob celebrating Dairy Month with the Blood Dairy. Doug & Mark in studio delivering the latest on a developing weather situation.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 13

    Jun 13, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio asking Dr. John Patience at IA State about the upcoming Swine Day. Ivan Stoltzfus is driving a tractor cross country and phones in while in Iowa. And Lee Kline has a humorous story about Flag Day.
  • WHO Radio's The Big show June 12

    Jun 13, 2014 | 50 min
    Possible changes to how CRP ownership is taxed, Roger McKowen on to explain. The President signed the WRRDA Bill this week, Mike Steenhoek with insight. And as Tractorcade ends, the WHO Tractor Ride is less than two weeks away!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 11

    Jun 11, 2014 | 49 min
    Final day of Tractorcade with Bob recapping all the fun they've had. Doug & Mark in studio talking WASDE, the world livestock auctioneering championships, drones being used in farming and ISU Ext. services.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 10

    Jun 10, 2014 | 49 min
    Day 2 of Tractorcade in eastern Iowa, Bob with reports. Doug & Mark in studio talking markets with Sue Martin and new farm programs with FSA's John Whitaker.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 9

    Jun 9, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob on Tractorcade in eastern Iowa. Doug & Mark in studio talking soybean exports with Brian Kemp. Todd Claussen discusses waterhemp and info on some fundraisers.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 6

    Jun 6, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio encouraging Iowans to vote for one of their own in a pork chop recipe contest. IA Farm Bureau President Craig Hill phones in to discuss EPA's Waters of the US proposal and Lee Kline plays a song by Chuck Suchy called "Dreams."
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 5

    Jun 5, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob and Mark at World Pork Expo courtesy of SFP. Doug back in the studio with markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 4

    Jun 5, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob and Mark at World Pork Expo with Doug in studio covering markets and weather. PED is discussed with Dr. Liz Wagstrom of NPPC and Tracy from IA Diecast Toys highlights the annual WPX tractor.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 3

    Jun 3, 2014 | 50 min
    Big Show el grande with Pat Grassley recapping Legislative session, Liz Wagstrom offering tips for Pork Expo visitors. In the Noon hour Matt Deppe with IA Cattlemen's highlights a gathering later in the week and the fellas prep for Tractor Ride!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show June 2

    Jun 3, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio talking cover crops with a Pennsylvania farmer. Prep for the Linn Co. Fair continues and they need volunteers. And a NW IA agronomist checks in.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 30

    Jun 2, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug guests include Virgil Schmitt w/ISU Extension, Sue Ann Claudon w/Midwest Dairy and Lee Kline wraps up the show with a narrative on Charles Lindberg's historic flight.
  • Renew Rural Iowa May 29

    May 29, 2014 | 20 min
    Renew Rural Iowa Award presented to Fat Baggers Inc. of Chariton
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 29

    May 29, 2014 | 49 min
    Renew Rural Iowa Award presented to Fat Baggers Inc. of Chariton. Also, Ranger Doug phones in to talk about an upcoming performance in Des Moines!
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 28

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 23

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 21

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 16

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 15

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 14

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 13

    May 29, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 8

    May 29, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 7

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 6

    May 29, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 5

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 2

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 1

    May 29, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 30

    May 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 29

    May 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 28

    May 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 24

    May 28, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 23

    May 21, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob Quinn, Doug Cooper and Mark Dorenkamp with the latest farm news, markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 20

    May 20, 2014 | 50 min
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show May 19

    May 20, 2014 | 50 min
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 22

    Apr 22, 2014 | 49 min
    Great day for planting from Central Iowa south and Mark is out in the field with Latham Seeds. Bob & Doug with the latest markets and weather, plus they talk pollination with the state apiarist.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 21

    Apr 21, 2014 | 49 min
    Market analyst Jacquie Voeks joins the guys in studio. Jesse Stevens of the new Lime Springs beef processing plant phones in & a planting update from Ray Jenkins from Cargill in Eddyville.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 18

    Apr 18, 2014 | 50 min
    Corn Cam day at DMACC! Bob at FFA Enrichment Center talking to DMACC staff, Ag Sec. Northey, Skip from Titan Tire, IA Corn Growers and more! Plus Lee Kline shares the story of Mark Pearson's wind-powered tractor.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 17

    Apr 17, 2014 | 49 min
    Iowa State NAMA members in studio fresh off a recent competition. Mike Steenhoek from Soy Transportation talks about a bridge collapse. And John Whitaker, state FSA director detains some forage assitance coming available.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 16

    Apr 16, 2014 | 50 min
    Market sponsor Champion checks in with an inside look at what's going on with their seed business right now. Alliant Energy has partnered with an Eastern IA cattle producer to generate electricity. And Kent from CSIF calls in from the road.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 15

    Apr 15, 2014 | 22 min
    Hog industry dealing with PED virus resulting in wild price swings. Steve Meyer from Paragon talks hog economics. Sen. Chuck Grassley calls in to discuss EPA overreach and a report on sustainable agriculture.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 14

    Apr 14, 2014 | 49 min
    Rain, and even some snow totals come in as weather again is the big story. A Pioneer agronomist phones in and the guys talk fuel with the VP of Axxis Software.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 11

    Apr 11, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob at Jethro's in Johnston with IA Girl Eats blogger Kristin Porter. IA Ag Sec. Bill Northey stops by. Doug & Mark talk GMO labeling with ISU's Ruth MacDonald and Lee Kline examines agriculture's 3rd revolution: technology.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 10

    Apr 10, 2014 | 49 min
    Market analysis with Al Kluis. Speed Herrig of Cookies BBQ in studio to unveil a new sauce! The guys talk GMO labeling and visit with tractor ride sponsor John Deere.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 9

    Apr 9, 2014 | 50 min
    Latest WASDE report out, Elaine Kub breaks it down. Extension's Steve Johnson talks crop insurance and cover crops. And IA farmers are getting after it in the field, FC Coop agronomist Todd Claussen talks about what they're up to right now.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 8

    Apr 8, 2014 | 50 min
    Mike Steenhoek talks about a study done by the Soy Transportation Coalition looking into the fuel tax. Sam Kain with Farmers National talks tractor ride. Plus markets and weather.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 7

    Apr 7, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark in studio talking weather with DTN's Bryce Anderson. Ethanol prices on the increase, the guys ask the Energy Information Administration about that. And Julius Schaaf talks about Maize-All & trying to get biotech crops into the EU.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 4

    Apr 4, 2014 | 50 min
    Weather the big story with snow falling across the state. The guys visit with the weather service, talk to an aspiring cook about a national contest and hear Lee Kline describe the 2nd agricultural revolution.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 3

    Apr 3, 2014 | 50 min
    Bob at a new business in Riverside, IA with Mark in studio following markets and weather. Mark visits with IA Cattelmen's Ed Greiman, Bob with a report about the Rathbun Lake protector and global market expert Noel Fryer.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 2

    Apr 2, 2014 | 50 min
    The guys visit with a California dairy farmer about a number of issues, including the drought. The author of a tractor book phones in and the latest in hay sales with Dale in Dyersville.
  • Renew Rural Iowa Labre Crop Consulting

    Apr 2, 2014 | 23 min
    Farm Bureau's Renew Rural Iowa Award is presented to Labre Crop Consulting
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show April 1

    Apr 1, 2014 | 49 min
    More digesting of Monday's prospective planting & stocks report with reaction from IA Corn Growers and IA Soybean Association. Also, Ray Jenkins from Cargill in Edyville talks about their basis levels and the formula behind them.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 31

    Mar 31, 2014 | 50 min
    Fellas called this "Report Day" with three different analysts on the program breaking down Planting Intentions/Stocks for grain and Friday's Hogs & Pigs Report. And a little weather for good measure.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 28

    Mar 28, 2014 | 50 min
    The guys visit with Don Roose, President of U.S. Commodities about a couple upcoming reports. Gail Stratman with FMC talks about Solstice Herbicide and Lee Kline recalls the very beginnings of farming with wheat from Jerico.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 27

    Mar 28, 2014 | 50 min
    Renew Rural Iowa day with Sandy Ehrig from Farm Bureau in studio to recognize Labre Crop Consulting. Cathann Kress, VP of ISU Extension talks to Doug about the Smith-Lever Act. Also, Jim Knuth and Kyle Hansen.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 26

    Mar 27, 2014 | 49 min
    Mark at the Mitas Tire open house in Charles City. Bob & Doug in studio. Guests include Dan Loy, Roger Zylstra & Bruce Rastetter.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 25

    Mar 25, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob over by Cedar Rapids visiting with farmers about Mycogen products. Doug & Mark in studio learning more about Monsanto's Farmers Grow Communities initiative. Ag Day coinciding with Dr. Norman Borlaug's statue dedication in DC, a report from there.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 24

    Mar 24, 2014 | 49 min
    Bob, Doug & Mark all in studio to help Michelle Baumhover w/IA Beef Industry Council announce the top 10 nominations for Iowa's best burger! Also, Nevada HS FFA talking renewable energy event.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 21

    Mar 21, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark welcome Lee Kline into the studio and he talks about a historical center in Iowa. Mike Steenhoek with Soy Transportation Coalition phones in and the weather service details a change to cooler weather for the weekend.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 20

    Mar 20, 2014 | 50 min
    Spring has sprung with Doug and Mark talking markets with Jerry Gulke. Megan w/NE IA Dairy previews an open barn even featuring robotic dairy. The latest on EAB and FC Coop agronomist Todd Claussen.
  • WHO Radio's The Big Show March 19

    Mar 19, 2014 | 50 min
    Doug & Mark talk a little march madness, then alot of markets with Sue Martin. Lindsay Greiner describes a recent visit to a school to talk ag, and the new director of the IA Biodiesel Board, Grant Kimberly in studio.