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06/27/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    Millennials seem to be very interested in their food and where it comes from. Farmers and others involved in agriculture are looking for ways to communicate their message and their story to millennials. Rod Bain and a public relations consultant talk about this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Phillip Hayes of North Bridge Communications
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    What are the biggest mistakes many of us will make on the Fourth of July when we cook foods on the outdoor grill? Gary Crawford is cooking up the answers. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Marianne Gravely with the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service Meat and Poultry Hotline.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    Right now in the heat of the summer Christmas tree growers are hard at work getting those trees ready for us. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Christmas tree growers, John Tillman, Beth Walterscheidt and Jim Gehlsen.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    If you think the characters in Game of Thrones have it rough, try being a queen honeybee. Stephanie Ho has the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Jay Evans, USDA's Bee Research Lab. Queen Cersei, from Game of Thrones.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    More consumers are paying a visit to their local farms to learn about the source of their food, harvesting some valuable knowledge as well. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Dairy farmer Chris Heins. University of Kentucky Extension agents Dan Alllen and Gerry Brown.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    Mangos are one of the fastest growing fruits in worldwide popularity, but many of us have never tried one. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski, with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    What came out of a recent meeting of top agricultural officials from the US, Canada and Mexico? Stephanie Ho has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue. Mexican Ag Secretary Jose Calzada. Canadian Ag Minister Lawrence MacAulay
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    The nation's chief trade negotiator is vowing to do al lhe can to boost U.S. farm and food exports. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Robert LIghthizer.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    Ag producers are doing more to share their story through social media. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Farmers, Lauren Arbogast, Emily Buck and Lauren Schwab.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, June 27, 2017
    Many different groups within agriculture have a vested interest in what will be in a new farm bill. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. John Keeling of the National Potato Council. Todd Van Hoose of the Farm Credit Council. Leif Magnusson of CLAAS Global Sales America.

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