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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Agriculture, forestry, conservation, and rural development have notable measures included within the recently signed Fiscal Year 2018 omnibus spending package. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. President Donald Trump. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett. Brett Van Dyke of the National Association of Conservation Districts.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Perhaps lost in the recent US-China trade disputes of late is concerns about Chinese farm policy and impacts on US, and global, producers. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall. Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade Greg McKinney. National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson. Chief Ag Negotiator for the US Trade Representative's Office Gregg Doud.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    One focus of Vice President Mike Pence's speech for National Ag Day? Agriculture and young people. Stephanie Ho has more on the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Vice President Mike Pence. FFA Minnesota State Treasurer Spencer Flood. USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    An expert says if you are looking for a tax preparer, especially this close to the filing deadline, look carefully and choose wisely. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Dr. Joanne Bankston, Kentucky State University Extension family finance expert. Plus classic comedians, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Groucho Marx and Chico Marx.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Many economists tell us that figuring out the egg market is next to impossible. This month is a prime example. Gary Crawford hatches this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and USDA Livestock analyst, Shayle Shagam. also, famed avian soprano, Clara Cluck.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    This time of year there are some special holidays and observances that feature several traditional foods. On this edition of Agriculture USA Gary Crawford has some fun and useful information about those foods. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA history expert, Anne Effland. Marianne Gravely, with USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Are you going to color some eggs this year? Do you plan on eating them at some point? One expert has some tips about that. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA history expert, Anne Effland. Marianne Gravely with USDA's Meat and Poultry Hotline.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Ireland wants to expand its ag trade with the United States, as the country seeks to diversify its markets in advance of Brexit. Stephanie Ho has the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Stan Phillips, Agricultural Counselor at US Embassy in London.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Innovation will be necessary to build and expand e-connectivity infrastructure and partnerships in rural America. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    Analysts are scrambling to figure out why the usual pre-Easter price spike in eggs is much bigger than usual. Gary Crawford hatches this report. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. USDA history researcher, Anne Effland. USDA livestock analyst, Shayle Shagam and USDA economist, Annemarie Kuhns.

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