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from 04/16/2014
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FREEZE DAMAGE TO CROPS IN THE SOUTH MAY BE VERY LIMITED
***note to broadcasters**** As of this Friday, April 18th, our news will no longer be available by phone. You will, of course, continue to have our newsline electronically as always. *************************** Some crops in the South may have been damage by Wednesday morning's cold wave, but one expert expects damage to be very limited. (Gary Crawford and Brad Rippey) 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:57 WAOB

ACTUALITY: SOME SOUTHERN AREAS COULD SEE LINGERING FROST FRIDAY
Brad Rippey, USDA meteorologist, saying that some areas in the southern half of the country may see lingering frost even into Friday. 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:42 WAOB

ACTUALITY: COULD TAKE TIME TO ASSESS SOUTHERN FREEZE DAMAGE
Brad Rippey, USDA meteorologist, saying it may take a while to assess what little damage this week's freeze may have done to southern crops 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:39 WAOB

NORTH AMERICA JOINING FORCES TO COMBAT FERAL SWINE
The US is working with Canada and Mexico to reduce the populations of, and damages created by, feral swine. (Rod Bain and Bill Clay of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service) 
RBAIN 00:00:59 APHIS

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PROBIOTICS?
What have studies shown about friendly bacteria found in pasteurized foods and the health claims made for them? (Rod Bain and Janet Hackert of University of Missouri Extension) 
RBAIN 00:01:00

ACTUALITY: PROBIOTICS --WHAT THEY DO AND WHAT FOODS HAVE THEM
Janet Hackert of University of Missouri Extension explains what food products contain friendly bacteria probiotics and how they work for us. 
RBAIN 00:00:33

THE LIGHT BULB COMES ON FOR HOME ENERGY SAVINGS
Switching from incandescent to new types of light bulbs is one of the simpliest ways to cut your electric bill costs. (Rod Bain and Laura Langham of North Carolina Cooperative Extension) 
RBAIN 00:00:59