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Market to Market May 31, 2013 (#3840)


Torrential rains soak the Midwest, pushing rivers and streams well beyond their banks. New crop futures prices rally as some farmers wonder if they’ll ever finish spring planting. And horticultural history buffs work to preserve America’s agricultural heritage by saving seed. Market analysis with John Roach. (27:44)

Tags: agriculture farms flooding heritage seeds history horticulture John Roach market analysis midwest planting progress weather

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