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Progressive Income Tax Pitfalls with Kevin Semlow

Progressive Income Tax Pitfalls with Kevin Semlow

April 25, 2019

In this episode, RFD’s DeLoss Jahnke hosts Illinois Farm Bureau’s Kevin Semlow, Director of State Legislation. Jahnke and Semlow discuss what's happening in Springfield, and the most recent Action Request to oppose the state progressive income tax. 

Election End Game with Adam Nielsen and Kevin Semlow

Election End Game with Adam Nielsen and Kevin Semlow

November 8, 2018

In this episode, RFD’s Jim Taylor hosts Illinois Farm Bureau’s Adam Nielsen, Director of National Legislation & Policy Development and Kevin Semlow, Director of State Legislation. Taylor, Nielsen and Semlow discuss the midterm election and what Tuesday’s results mean for Illinois Farm Bureau Members.

Rural Risk Management with Sarah Sturgeon and Jeremy Stanton

Rural Risk Management with Sarah Sturgeon and Jeremy Stanton

November 1, 2018

 This week, RFD’s Rita Frazer hosts COUNTRY Financial's Sarah Sturgeon and Jeremy Stanton. Frazer, Sturgeon and Stanton discuss insurance options for farmers and finding the right plan for you and your family.  

Farm Bill Frustration with Jonathan Coppess

Farm Bill Frustration with Jonathan Coppess

October 9, 2018

This week, RFD's DeLoss Jahnke hosts Jonathan Coppess as they discuss the passed deadline of the 2018 Farm Bill and what that means for crop insurance, SNAP, and the midterm election. 

Breaking Down Basis with Joe Camp and Mike Doherty

Breaking Down Basis with Joe Camp and Mike Doherty

September 25, 2018

RFD's DeLoss Jahnke hosts AgriVisor's Joe Camp and Illinois Farm Bureau's Mike Doherty as they break down the meaning of "basis" and the role it plays in ag markets. 

Talking Trade with Dr. Joe Glauber

Talking Trade with Dr. Joe Glauber

September 25, 2018

In the second podcast in our series about trade, RFD's DeLoss Jahnke talks to Dr. Joe Glauber, senior research fellow at International Food Policy Research Institute.

Talking Trade with Dr. Chris Hurt and Mr. Brian Duncan

Talking Trade with Dr. Chris Hurt and Mr. Brian Duncan

September 25, 2018

In the first podcast published by the Illinois Farm Bureau, Purdeu's Dr. Chris Hurt and Illinois Farm Bureau Vice-President Brian Duncan talk with RFD's DeLoss Jahnke about the current trade climate.