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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    USDA is looking for ways to replace methyl bromide as a pesticide because it reportedly harms the atmosphere's ozone layer. Stephanie Ho has more. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. NIFA Director Sonny Ramaswamy.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    Did you put on some extra pounds during the holidays? There's a right and wrong way to shed those pounds. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Dr. Karen Ensle, Rutgers University extension nutrition expert.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    A group of Serbians has been in Kansas learning about the US beef industry so they can improve their own industry. Stephanie Ho has more. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Milos Marinkovic, Serbian PhD student in cattle breeding genetics. Thad Geiger, Kansas Board of Ag Vice-Chairman.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    USDA is set to test the effectiveness of a toxin aimed at controlling the growing population of destructive wild swine. Stephanie Ho has more. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Nathan Snow, APHIS Feral Swine Project. Kurt VerCauteren, APHIS Feral Swine Project Leader
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    2018 is here. What will it hold for food shoppers and for the people who bring us our food? Gary Crawford takes a look on this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson. USDA food price economist, Annemarie Kuhns.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    Serbia wants to develop a beef industry, so a group of Serbian cattle breeders came to Kansas to compare different breeds. Stephanie Ho has more. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Suzanne Ryan Numrich, Kansas Dept of Ag International Trade Director. Thad Geiger, Kansas Board of Ag Vice-Chairman. Milos Marinkovic, Serbian PhD student in cattle breeding genetics.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, December 26, 2017
    Some people think studying animals can help predict the severity of the upcoming winter. Is there any truth to it? Gary Crawford has this story. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Mary Knapp, Extension climatologist with Kansas State University. Brad Rippey, USDA meteorologist.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, December 26, 2017
    Some people think studying animals can help predict the severity of the upcoming winter. Is there any truth to it? Gary Crawford has this story. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Mary Knapp, Extension climatologist with Kansas State University. Brad Rippey, USDA meteorologist.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, December 26, 2017
    An invasive pest in Arkansas offers an example of how land grant universities and extension experts can solve farmers' problems. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Jessica Wesson, Arkansas student. Dr. Kevin Folta of the University of Florida.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, December 26, 2017
    As more people in the cities and suburbs desire to know about their food and where it comes from, farmers, ranchers and their supporters are using many techniques to provide that information. Rod Bain looks at some of these approaches in this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Genevieve O'Sullivan of CropLife America. Tera Fair of CHS Inc. Farm broadcaster Orion Samuelson. Dr. Kevin Folta of the University of Florida. Brad Greenway of the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance.

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