Market to Market August 2, 2002 (#2747)
Stories From This Episode
Innovative Chicken Processor Gains Market Share
(Aug 2, 2002) The USDA's Food Inspection Service is reviewing its actions on the recent recall of 19 million pounds of E.coli tainted beef.
Proposal Would Change How Packers Purchase Livestock
(Aug 2, 2002) Senator Chuck Grassley, Republican from Iowa, has proposed legislation he thinks will improve the competitive position of independent livestock producers.
Congress Tables Disaster Assistance Plan
(Aug 2, 2002) Now, lawmakers are looking at a bill that would provide some five-billion dollars in emergency aid for farmers and ranchers affected by drought.
Drought Toll Prods Markets
(Aug 2, 2002) Rains earlier in the week dampened bullish sentiment in futures trading pits.
Market Analysis: Aug 02, 2002
(Aug 2, 2002) Weather forecasts then weather reports drove grain prices down then up.
Market Plus: Aug 02, 2002
(Aug 2, 2002) Sprecher: Hello, This is Sid Sprecher again, with Virgil Robinson, our market analyst this week on Market To Market and this is the Market Plus edition of that.
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