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Market to Market July 30, 2010 (#3548)


Torrential rains in the Midwest flood rural communities and decimate farmland. New research suggests the demise of key government supports for ethanol would have little impact. "Cap and trade" is dead, but policymakers press on with legislation to fight climate change. Commodity market analysis with Don Roose. (27:46)

Tags: agriculture biofuels climate change commodity prices Congress ethanol farms floods markets rain renewable fuels rural trade

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