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08/29/2017

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    So, you think you know all there is to know about tomatoes? Well, you are probably right, but just in case you aren't, spend a few minutes listening to this edition of Agriculture USA with Gary Crawford. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski with the USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    Thousands of national, state and local personnel work together each year to fight wildfires around the country. Stephanie Ho has more on the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Jennifer Jones, with the National Interagency Fire Center. USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue. Interior Department Secretary, Ryan Zinke.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    What are some of the potential hazards one must consider when assessing damages to their home or building in the aftermath of floods? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Ken Hellevang of North Dakota State University Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    USDA researchers recently studied the impacts manufacturing industries and jobs have on rural economies. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and economist Sarah A. Low
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    USDA is a part of competition that encourages land grant university scientists to become entrepreneurs for their food and ag based innovations. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and National Institute of Food and Agriculture Director Sonny Ramaswamy
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    Do you know what those tomatoes in your home actually are? Are they veggies cleverly disguised as fruits? Gary Crawford investigates in this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Laura Popielski with USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    Hurricane Harvey-impacted crop and livestock producers facing significant disaster have recovery assistance options available through USDA. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Andy Vestal of Texas AgriLife Extension. Farm Service Agency Texas State Acting Director Eddie Trevino. Natural Resources Conservation Service Acting Chief Leonard Jordan.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    The Census of Agriculture takes place once every five years -- and this year, the big innovation is with the online questionnaire. Stephanie Ho urges you to check it out. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue. Agricultural Statistics Board Chair Joe Parsons.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    The latest USDA Cattle on Feed numbers may have analysts rethinking their cattle price and supply forecasts. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Shayle Shagam, USDA livestock analyst.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, August 29, 2017
    What does USDA's latest look at use and ownership of computers on the farm reveal in areas such as use for business, and internet access? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Dan Kerestes of the National Agricultural Statistics Service

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