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07/18/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    Everyone loves a good comeback story and on this edition of Agriculture USA Gary Crawford has one about eggs. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA economist, Shayle Shagam. Anne Alonzo, President of the American Egg Board. Howard Helmer, shameless and blameless promoter of eggs and holder of world records for omelet making. Also snippets from a Batman episode with Adam West, Burt Ward and Vincent Price.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    How can you can find out about what one USDA official says is a "best kept secret," at least in terms of summer meals for kids? Stephanie Ho has the inside scoop. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. USDA's Community Meals Branch Chief Andrea Farmer. No Kid Hungry Campaign program manager, Derrick Lambert.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    If you have an international trip coming up and want to take your pet along, you'll have to plan well ahead of take-off time. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Dr. Kate Bowers with USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    Want to meet the fastest omelet maker on earth and get a tip or two about how to use eggs? Then don't listen to this report from Gary Crawford. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Howard Helmar, egg expert and superfast omelet maker.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    This is the prime season for fresh plums...and stale plum puns. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski, plum punster with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    If you ever thought of having fruit trees in your yard, one expert says plum trees might be a good one to try first. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Kayla Johnson with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service. Brad Warner, fruit grower from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    Winter wheat, spring wheat -- what's the status of it all, especially as the drought takes its toll on the spring wheat crop? PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. World Agricultural Outlook Board Chair Seth Meyer. USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    What is slowing down the adoption and use of new data technology by farmers? Some experts say it's not technology itself. Gary Crawford has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Roger Royse, California lawyer. Todd Janzen, President of Janzen Agricultural Law in Indiana. Billy Tiller, Texas cotton farmer and CEO of Grower Information Services Cooperative.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    The future of fruit and vegetable growers and processors relies on improved technologies and further innovations, so say some specialty crop members. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. California Farm Bureau Federation President Paul Wegner. Florida berry grower Gary Wishnatzki. Andrew LaVigne of the American Seed Trade Association. Kevin Murphy of Driscolls.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, July 18, 2017
    A partnership forged in the last Farm Bill is bringing support to cutting edge agricultural research. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research Sally Rockey

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