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Farm Progress America, February 15, 2018

Max Armstrong shares how the trucking shortage has impacted one business

Max Armstrong continues looking at the challenge of the trucking industry with an example that impacted potato growers. Part of the challenge is the new federal law that requires the use of a new electronic device for logging truck transport. Max shares other reasons there's a shortage in useful trucks for one potato shipper.

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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