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08/02/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    Secretary Perdue is traveling to five different states, in an RV, to hear first hand accounts from ag producers and consumers on the ground. (Stephanie Ho and USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    Ample rains have provided the Northeast with a surplus of topsoil moisture going into the second half of summer. (Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey notes several regions of the country are dealing with topsoil moisture shortage due to seasonal heat, and in one instance, drought conditions.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    A slight change in the latest US pasture and rangeland condition index reveals the varying conditions on a regional level. (Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    Ray Massey of University of Missouri Extension explains the three economic steps livestock and poultry producers should consider when writing a prevention and response plan related to an animal disease outbreak.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    Having a written animal disease outbreak response plan to show lenders could provide livestock and poultry producers needed resources in the event of such an emergency. (Rod Bain and Ray Massey of University of Missouri Extension)
  • Broadcast Date:
    Wed, August 2, 2017
    Cattle producers providing supplemental nutrition to calves in the weaning process have some options to weight when it comes to benefits and issues. (Rod Bain and Travis Meteer of University of Illinois Extension)