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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    The heavy flooding along many parts of the country are raising concerns about mosquito populations and perhaps a viral threat. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Barb Ogg of University of Nebraska Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    A return to beef exports to pre-2003 levels was among the highlights of USDA's June Livestock, Poultry, and Meat Trade Outlooks. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and World Agricultural Outlook Board Chair Gerry Bange
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Summertime is fun time for many children, but it may also be a hungry time for millions of kids. During the school year many children get low or no cost nutritious meals at school. For some these meals are the only good meals they get. But what happens in the summer when there is no school? Gary Crawford takes at look at this question on this edition of AGRICULTURE USA. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Agriculture Secy' Tom Vilsack. Under Secy' Kevin Concannon. James Weill, Pres. of Food Research and Action Center. Josh Wachs with Share Our Strength. Baltimore mother, Tamara Tyrell. Actor, Jeff Bridges.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Biodiesel fuel is running thousands of buses and other vehicles, but it's also being used more for home heating. Susan Carter has this report. PARTICIPANTS: Susan Carter and Greg Anderson, liquid biofuels expert. PARTICIPANTS: Susan Carter and biodiesel liquid fuel blender Greg Anderson
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Millions of children from low income families get vital low or no cost meals at school, but in the summer, it's a different story. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Agriculture Secy' Tom Vilsack. Under Secy' Kevin Concannon. James Weill with Food Research and Action Center. Josh Wachs with Share Our Strength. Actor, Jeff Bridges.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Experts are currently, no pun intended, working on creating a so called "smart" electrical grid for the nation. Gary Crawford is plugged into this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. Energy Secy' Steven Chu. Nancy Sutley with Council on Environmental Quality. John Holdren, Director of White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Comedian Tim Allen.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    A usually quiet time in the USDA Crop Report cycle, June 2011's reports turned out to be eventful thanks to extreme weather, and its impact on crop production. Rod Bain looks at some of the numbers and what they might mean in this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain, World Agricultural Outlook Board Chair Gerry Bange, Chief Economist Joe Glauber
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    The annual election of new Farm Service Agency County Committee members begins with the nomination process now underway. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and FSA Acting Administrator Bruce Nelson
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    Grilling fruit is one way to add to a fun and delicious full course meal during the summer time. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Dianne Lamb of University of Vermont Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, June 21, 2011
    A better life and a better chance at economic success for rural residents. Those are the goals of a new Rural Council. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. President Barack Obama. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar.

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