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Floods Wash Away Top Soil

posted on August 1, 2008 at 8:08 PM

Floods Wash Away Top Soil
Conservation Dead Zone Erosion Full Story

Legal Restraints Abound in Farmers' Flood Aid

posted on June 27, 2008 at 8:06 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S Agriculture Secretary says he is concerned that legal hurdles prevented much immediate federal help for Midwestern farmers faced with serious setbacks because of flooding. Full Story

Midwest Farm Fields Devastated by Floods

posted on June 20, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Midwest Farm Fields Devastated by Floods
Midwestern farmers deal with losses and what the future might hold. Full Story

Battle With Mother Nature Not Over

posted on June 20, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Battle With Mother Nature Not Over
As flood waters recede farmers, town folks, and politicians assess the damage. Full Story

Market to Market: Disaster Recovery Call-In

posted on June 20, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Market to Market: Disaster Recovery Call-In
Four experts answer flood related questions for Iowa's farmers and rural residents. Full Story

Market to Market: Disaster Recovery Call-In

posted on June 13, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Market to Market: Disaster Recovery Call-In
Market to Market: Disaster Recovery Call-In examines the impact of epic flooding on agriculture Friday, June 20 at 8:30 p.m. Full Story

Corn Jumps to Record Highs on Midwest Floods

posted on June 13, 2008 at 8:06 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Corn prices climbed further into record territory Thursday after more rain doused the Midwest, leaving flooded corn crops deeper underwater and threatening livestock owners who depend on the grain to feed their herds. Full Story

Floods Swamp Midwest Towns and Farms

posted on June 13, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Floods Swamp Midwest Towns and Farms
In the Midwest, heavy rain and rising floodwaters swept through small towns and farm fields in the most extensive devastation since the “500-year floods” of 1993. Full Story

Planting Behind in the Midwest

posted on June 13, 2008 at 8:06 PM

Planting Behind in the Midwest
Heavy rains and flooding in key Midwestern states are drowning hopes of planting and reducing 2008 crop production. Full Story

Killer Tornado Devastates Greensburg, Kansas

posted on May 11, 2007 at 8:05 PM

Killer Tornado Devastates Greensburg, Kansas
Market to Market's Andrew Batt follows the disaster an F5 tornado has left behind...from a small Midwestern town through cropfields and farmsteads. Full Story

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