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01/23/2018

  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    Home and farm solar power systems are coming down rapidly in price, but does solar make sense for your home or farm? On this edition of Agriculture USA Gary Crawford talks to an expert who can help you figure out if charging ahead with solar generated electricity will short circuit your finances and be too much of a shock to your wallet. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Ohio State University Extension energy expert, Eric Romich. Classic comedians, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    Home solar power systems are coming down rapidly in price, but does solar make sense for your home? Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Ohio State University Extension energy expert, Eric Romich.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    The federal department in charge of the safety of meat products is proposing a new inspection system for hog slaughter plants. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Acting Deputy Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety Carmen Rottenberg.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    There are some basics when it comes to removing snow from a roof, and in turn, preventing possible structural damage. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and Curt Gooch of Cornell University Extension
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    Although wheat consumption trends have varied over time, are there signs pointing to growing consumer influence on such trends? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and USDA economist, Jennifer Bond.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    Food shoppers over the last two years have seen something happen with prices that hasn't been seen in over sixty years. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford and Annemarie Kuhns, USDA economist.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    If you own land in an area prone to wildfires, you might want to get out in front of the problem with a prescribed fire. Stephanie Ho has more on the story. PARTICIPANTS: Stephanie Ho. Morgan Russell, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Pepe Martinez, NRCS Grazing Lands Specialist. Sims Price and Frank Price, Texas Ranchers.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    The details are now out about this year's USDA Ag Outlook Forum, including featured speakers. Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain and World Agricultural Outlook Board Chair Seth Meyer
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    The cost to install a solar power system on a farm has dropped about 65% in ten years, but it's still not a decision to take lightly. Gary Crawford has more. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Virginia farmer, David Hughes. Ohio State University Extension energy educator, Eric Romich.
  • Broadcast Date:
    Tue, January 23, 2018
    What are some of the ways the land grant university system helps to protect our nation's food supply from bio threats? Rod Bain reports. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Kansas State University President Richard Myers. Michigan State University professor Ray Hammerschmidt. North Carolina State Veterinarian Doug Meckes.

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