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Market Analysis:Darin Newsom

posted on August 28, 2015 at 6:21 PM

Market Analysis:Darin Newsom
Market Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Big decline forecast in 2015 net farm income

posted on August 28, 2015 at 5:08 PM

Big decline forecast in 2015 net farm income
Farmers will make some money this year, just less of it according to USDA’s projections. A glut of grain, milk and hogs is driving the drop as a reduction in demand is taking the price along for the ride. Full Story

USDA to Approve Simplot's Genetically Engineered Potato

posted on August 28, 2015 at 4:14 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a potato genetically engineered by Idaho-based J.R. Simplot Co. to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine and that still damages crops around the world. Full Story

Market Plus: Darin Newsom

posted on August 28, 2015 at 9:38 AM

Market Plus: Darin Newsom
Market Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Plus: Naomi Blohm

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:36 PM

Market Plus: Naomi Blohm
Market Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:12 PM

Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm
Market Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Three killed battling western wildfires

posted on August 21, 2015 at 5:41 PM

Three killed battling western wildfires
The battle against the western wildfires took a deadly turn this week as three firefighters died after a vehicle crash trapped them in what was described as a “hellstorm” of flames. This brings the death toll to 13 for the year. The trio were... Full Story

USDA seeking proposals for production of bird flu vaccine

posted on August 21, 2015 at 3:52 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is taking bids from animal health companies for a bird flu vaccine. Full Story

Turkey Farmers Begin to Restock Flocks in Iowa

posted on August 14, 2015 at 5:52 PM

Turkey Farmers Begin to Restock Flocks in Iowa
Earlier this week, officials gathered in northwest Iowa to showcase the first farm to restock its turkey flock since avian flu devastated the industry last April. Full Story

Market Plus: Tomm Pfitzenmaier

posted on August 14, 2015 at 5:51 PM

Market Plus: Tomm Pfitzenmaier
Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Analysis: Tomm Pfitzenmaier

posted on August 14, 2015 at 5:50 PM

Market Analysis: Tomm Pfitzenmaier
Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

University researchers develop device to count citrus fruit drop

posted on August 14, 2015 at 11:50 AM

University of Florida researchers have invented a way to quickly and accurately count the amount of citrus fruit dropped early, so growers can see where the deadly citrus greening disease is most affecting groves. Full Story

Market to Market (August 7, 2015)

posted on August 7, 2015 at 6:53 PM

Market to Market (August 7, 2015)
Full Program: As forests burn, the USDA reaches deeper into its firefighting pocketbook. A looming El Nino could break western drought but will relief arrive in time, and the White House launches another salvo of global climate change cuts. Market analysis... Full Story

Market Plus: Sue Martin

posted on August 7, 2015 at 6:27 PM

Market Plus: Sue Martin
Market Analyst Sue Martin discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Analysis: Sue Martin

posted on August 7, 2015 at 5:56 PM

Market Analysis: Sue Martin
Market Analyst Sue Martin discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story
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