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07/28/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Fri, July 28, 2017
    Agricultural leaders from two NAFTA nations spent part of this week discussing common issues. (Rod Bain and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue)
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    Fri, July 28, 2017
    The Agriculture Secretary told reporters that our nation's production and logistical advantages are strong selling points to Mexico as a customer of our ag goods. (Rod Bain and Secretary Sonny Perdue.)
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    Fri, July 28, 2017
    The Agriculture Secretary believes the US farm and manufacturing sectors are interconnected, and that connection needs to be explained to people in greater detail. (Rod Bain and Secretary Sonny Perdue)
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    Fri, July 28, 2017
    The USDA's first survey based report on expected production of major row crops comes out August 10th, but data collection is already underway. (Gary Crawford and Lance Honig)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Fri, July 28, 2017
    Lance Honig, Chief of the Crops Branch of USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service, talking about the objective yield aspect of data collection for the August crop report. It includes checks of plots in over 3600 fields.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Fri, July 28, 2017
    Lance Honig, Chief of the Crops Branch of USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service talking about the farmer survey aspect of the data collection for the August crop report.
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    Fri, July 28, 2017
    Why is the Drought Monitor important? For starters, USDA uses it to officially determine where the disasters are. (Stephanie Ho and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Fri, July 28, 2017
    About 20 years ago, scientists created the U.S. Drought Monitor, to provide a standardized and authoritative source for drought determination. (Stephanie Ho and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)
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    Fri, July 28, 2017
    If you are taking the family dog or cat along on your vacation, an expert suggests some things to reduce your pet's stress while you reduce yours. (Gary Crawford and Anne McCann)