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Farm Progress America, June 1, 2022

Max Armstrong offers news that the red-hot semi-tractor market is starting to cool, which may be an economic early warning.

Max Armstrong shares the value of the semi-tractors on the farm from tending to hauling grain to market. A hot trucking market and delays in delivery of new trucks has the price of used trucks have skyrocketed. Max shares some startling price increases for those units, however recent truck auction prices have started to decline. And that news may be a challenge for the rest of the economy.

Max Armstrong's 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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