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07/04/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    There's another thing Americans can do to help protect the country -- be on the lookout for invasive pests. Stephanie Ho introduces you to three of the scariest ones. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. APHIS Florida State Coordinator, Eduardo Varona. NIFA Director Sonny Ramaswamy.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    Feeding the world's hungry is a good thing, but what if you could boost their nutrition levels at the same time? PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. HarvestPlus CEO Bev Postma. ARS nutritional physiologist, Ray Glahn. HarvestPlus Founder and 2016 World Food Prize Winner Howarth Bouis.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    What is the science, and some of the safety, behind a new wood based construction technology called cross-laminated timber? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Steve Marshall of the US Forest Service
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    In the 2000's per capita consumption of a certain fruit has risen almost 500%. Gary Crawford will name the fruit and an expert will tell us all about it. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    Looking for some interesting ways to use and serve fresh raspberries? Well, there are both practical and crazy ideas in this report from Gary Crawford. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    Blueberries are popular to many consumers, but we may not know the different varieties and its uses. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Chad Finn of USDA's Agricultural Research Service
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    Farmers have surprised many trade analysts with their planting patterns this year. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    What are some of the tools in the USDA tool shed that can assist livestock producers facing drought conditions, particularly from a forage perspective? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Misty Jones of the Farm Service Agency. Natural Resources Conservation Service Deputy Chief Jimmy Bramblett. US Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    The California drought is over, but how did farmers in the Golden State adapt and respond to that that five year drought? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA economist, Steve Wallander
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 4, 2017
    The 2017 Census of Agriculture is a significant tool to learn about and measure some of farming and ranching's newest trends. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Lance Honig of USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service

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