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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 15, 2012
    If our corn growers do produce the huge crop that's being projected, how will that effect those growers and others? Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Jerry Norton, USDA grains analyst.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 15, 2012
    There a number of protections and alternatives in the new Final Colorado Roadless Rule. Susan Carter has more. PARTICIPANTS: Susan Carter, Colorado Natural Resources Director Mike King and Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Strengthening global food security will again be a major focus item for the G20 nations when they gather for their June meeting. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Shenggen Fan with the International Food Policy Research Institute. USDA Chief Economist Joe Glauber
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Federal investigators are using global BSE risk protection standards to look into that recent case of BSE in a dairy cow. Rob Bain has more. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA Chief Veterinary Officer John Clifford
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Row crop farmers using no til, reduced til, and other conservation practices have more to gain than just preserving natural resources. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Tony Vyn of Purdue University Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    May 15th marks the USDA's 150th anniversary and Rod Bain has some comments on that from several people who have headed up that agency. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain, former Secretaries Bob Bergland, Dan Glickman, Ann Veneman, Mike Espy, John Block, Ed Schaffer, Clayton Yuetter, and Secretary Tom Vilsack
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Abraham Lincoln's vision for a government department covering all aspects of agriculture led to the formation of the US Department of Agriculture 150 years ago. Rod Bain looks at some of the history, and Lincoln's support, of the "People's Department" in this edition of "Agriculture USA." PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain, Bob Gleason, Orion Samuelson, Secretary Tom Vilsack, former Secretary Dan Glickman
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Experts say that most of us could save a lot of money by cooking meals at home, but fewer and fewer of us know how to cook. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Dr. Karen Ensle, Rutgers University extension nutrition educator. Daniel Traster, Stratford University. Also the Three Stooges.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    The development of new crop varieties through plant germplasm banks could help prevent food insecurity across the globe. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and retired Canadian geneticist Ken Richards
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    The price tag for a college education continues to rise, but actions are being taken to help students as much as possible. Susan Carter reports. PARTICIPANTS: Susan Carter and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

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