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  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    What are some of the specific issues lawmakers are expected to focus on as they create a new Farm Bill? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Kevin Skones of the National Corn Growers Association. Rob LaRue of the National Farmers Union. Ben Scholz of the National Association of Wheat Growers. Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst. Tom Zacharias of National Crop Insurance Services.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    One way USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service protects our food supplies at home is through efforts overseas. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Beverly Simmons
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Two of the nation's leading farm groups are joining forces to combat the epidemic of opioid addiction in rural America. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson. American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall. Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    U.S. officials are expressing confidence that a new and better NAFTA trade deal can be reached, despite thorny issues. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Canadian Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Ever wonder how the eggs you buy at the store are graded? Rod Bain talks with an egg grader who sheds some light on this process. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Michelle Degenhart of USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    How can rural America and agriculture connect to a path of greater prosperity? A White House Task Force studying the matter has released its report and recommendations for action. Rod Bain looks at the report and its findings in this edition of "Agriculture USA". PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. President Donald Trump. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    A slow start to this year's Western water season, and a prevalent La Nina system, may concern irrigators and water managers as Spring approaches. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    What's one ag business that has room to grow? Stephanie Ho tells you. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Dave Carter, National Bison Association Executive Director.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    U.S. beef producers may remember 2017 fondly as the year their beef finally was able to get into China. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Kevin Shea, Administrator of USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Former Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman. President Donald Trump. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    Ducks are supposed to waddle, but not your pet cat or dog. Gary Crawford reports on what some see as an epidemic of overweight pets. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Dr. Susan Nelson, Kansas State University veterinarian. Also Victor Buono, actor and comedian.

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