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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    A look at USDA's 2010 final crop production summary and first crop reports for 2011 reveals some positive news for growers, especially corn and soybean producers. Rod Bain is joined by USDA experts to go inside the numbers of these reports in this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain, USDA Chief Economist Joe Glauber, World Agricultural Outlook Board Chair Gerry Bange
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    USDA researchers hope to find plant based proteins that will give celiac disease sufferers the ability to eat breads and other foods. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain, USDA Researcher Scott Bean, Gary Morris and Phillip Quast of "Les Miserable"
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Eligible producers have until July 29th to apply for the latest round of Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Craig Trimm of Farm Service Agency
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    The dreaded soybean rust....it arrived seven years ago with great fanfare, but has it lived up to its nasty reputation? Gary Crawford has the story. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Dr. Marty Draper with USDA's National Institute for Food and Agriculture. Also former USDA officials, Keith Collins and Rick Dunkle.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    There's a new power contender that provides clean, abundant and affordable energy to the nation's electricity supply. Susan Carter explains. PARTICIPANTS: Susan Carter and Larry Flowers of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    With snow and ice this year dipping into places it's seldom seen, de-icers are flying off the shelves. What kind is best? Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Ward Upham, Kansas State University Extension expert.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    For a tribal nation in Washington State, this product could have a wide range of benefits. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Frank Young of Agricultural Research Service
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    Other than parts of the Southwest, the current snowpack and further forecast bodes well for Western farmers and irrigators. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA Meteorologist Brad Rippey
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    While the general economy continued to struggle in 2010, the farm economy was enjoying a year of record incomes. On this edition of AGRICULTURE USA Gary Crawford takes a look at 2010 and what it meant for food producers and consumers and he also takes a look ahead at what this new year could hold. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. President Barack Obama. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. USDA Chief Economist Joe Glauber. USDA food price economist Ephriam Leibtag.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    Could the U.S. agricultural sector this year possibly out do the record breaking performance of 2010? Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and USDA Chief Economist Joe Glauber.

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