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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    There are some new additions to a USDA conservation initiative designed to improve both water quality and farmland operations. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Martin Lowenfish of the Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    A USDA grant is helping the University of Missouri establish a national center for beef cattle reproduction. Stephanie Ho reports. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Jared Decker, University of Missouri beef geneticist.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    With the flu still raging across the country, some experts are urging people to wash their hands and do it right. Gary Crawford has this hands-on report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Dr. Angel Fraser, food safety researcher at Clemson University.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    This year's flu season has been a bad one. That flu virus has made a lot of people sick, but studies are showing that there are some nasty things lurking in many of our kitchens that may be making thousands of us think we have the flu when it's really something else entirely. Gary Crawford takes a look at these "things" on this edition of AGRICULTURE USA. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Kansas State University extension food safety expert, Mary Meck Higgins. University of Arizona researcher, Kelly Reynolds.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Most of us will see the major effects of the new tax law when we fill out our returns in 2019, but there are effects right now. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. President Donald Trump. Kristine Tidgren, Director of Iowa State University's Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    If there's not enough snowpack now, what will that mean down the line? Stephanie Ho has more on the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    How will the new tax rules affect the amount of tax credit families can get for their dependent children? Gary Crawford has the answer in this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Kristine Tidgren, Director of Iowa State University's Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    How might economic factors such as current commodity prices and a new federal budget agreement impact the shape of a new Farm Bill? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Texas A and M ag economist Joe Outlaw. University of Missouri ag economist Patrick Westhoff.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    What's in store for U.S. farmers over the next decade? Agriculture Department analysts have released their answers to that question. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and USDA analyst, David Stallings.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    North Dakota offers illustrations of how e-connectivity can benefit rural citizens, and increase rural prosperity. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett. Hospital administrator Todd Graber. Dan Leingang of Bismark State University. North Dakota Lieutenant Governor Brent Sanford. Seth Arndorfer of Dakota Carrier Network.

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