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01/24/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    When severe winter weather hits, it can take a toll on us, but also on our pets. On this edition of Agriculture USA, Gary Crawford has tips from an expert on how to keep our pets safe and healthy when winter turns nasty. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Anne McCann, Emergency Pet Care Coordinator with USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Also famous film director, Alfred Hitchcock.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    When winter temperatures and winds are dangerous for people, they are also dangerous for our pets. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Anne McCann, Emergency Pet Care Program Coordinator with USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    You may not have realized it, but 2016 was a remarkable year for food shoppers. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and USDA economist, Annemarie Kuhns.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    Usually El Nino or La Nina dominates US weather, but another climatic pattern this summer could pose weather forecast challenges for the rest of 2017. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    The lack of a good defensive safety can cost a football team dearly. So can the lack of good food safety at your Super Bowl party. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Marianne Gravely with USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    A new program sponsored by NASA and 4-H combines STEM based education and life skill development, whether on Earth or in space. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Astronaut Peggy Whitson. Amy McCune of National 4-H.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    What's causing wheat producers to cut seedings to historic lows? What crops will they plant on land formerly in wheat? Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson. USDA Outlook Board Chairman Seth Meyer.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    Questions about the make-up and income sources for family farms were recently studied again by the Agriculture Department. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and economist Bob Hoppe
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    What regionalization is to animal disease control and trade continuation, area freedom is to plants. Rod Bain explains in this report. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Lisa Ferguson of USDA-APHIS. Stephanie Bloem of the North American Plant Protection Organization.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 24, 2017
    An ag industry member says the scope and participation in partner-driven conservation projects is expected to grow in this century. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Ernie Shea of Solutions from the Land

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