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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    What are some ideas to advance successful conservation initiatives and partnerships through a new Farm Bill? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Former Natural Resources Conservation Service Chief Dave White. Suzy Friedman of the Environmental Defense Fund. Tina May of Land O'Lakes. Eric Lindstrom of Ducks Unlimited.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    When it comes to young people being injured or killed on American farms, the news is both encouraging and discouraging. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Marsha Salzwedel, with the National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    As more local beef producers are creating value-added products and marketeing opportunities, and in turn, increased choices for consumers. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Rob Holland Jr. of University of Tennessee Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    A Virginia turkey farmer is proving that converting a large poultry operation to solar power is not just possible; it's a "no brainer". Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and David Hughes, a Virginia turkey producer.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    USDA is helping American ag businesses tap into markets in the Middle East and North Africa. Stephanie Ho has more on the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Mark Slupek, Deputy Trade Administrator, FAS Office of Trade Programs. President Trump. Egyptian President Al-Sisi.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    Have you ever done something really crazy to your lawn or trees that turned out to be a disaster? Well, you're not alone. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Dennis Patton, Kansas State University Extension lawn and garden expert.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    It's the time of year when homeowners are loading up on mulch. What's the best kind of mulch, and the best way to apply it? Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Kansas State University Extension lawn and garden expert Dennis Patton.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    Most nutritionists suggest we have a moderate and balanced diet, but many of us are not following that suggestion. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Karen Ensle, nutrition expert at Rutgers University. Dr. Anna Maria Siega-Riz, University of Virginia. Penny Kris-Etherton, researcher at Penn State University. Amanda Barnes, registered dietician for Giant supermarkets.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    The nation over the next few weeks will be introduced to a new Secretary of Agriculture. So who is Sonny Perdue? In his own words he discusses his public service including terms as Governor of Georgia, his experience as an agribusiness owner, and some of his passions including his family. Rod Bain reports in this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Sonny Perdue
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    A beef producer expanding into value-added production and marketing opportunities may have some challenges starting out. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Rob Holland Jr. of University of Tennessee Extension

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