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Stories Tagged "farm policy"

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Market to Market (July 26, 2013)

posted on July 26, 2013 at 8:09 PM

Market to Market (July 26, 2013)
Full Program: Secretary Vilsack explains why an extension of current farm policy is a giant step backwards. Timely rains bring moisture to portions of the Corn Belt, but the outlook is anything but certain. Aging farmers ponder the transition to the next... Full Story

Market to Market (September 21, 2012)

posted on September 21, 2012 at 8:01 PM

Market to Market (September 21, 2012)
Full Program: Presidential candidates duke it out on trade policy – particularly as it relates to China… U.S. farm policy authorization expires in days, but Congress plans a recess to campaign. In Iowa, they use corn for food, feed and fuel – and in some... Full Story

Market to Market (May 7, 2010)

posted on May 7, 2010 at 7:05 PM

Market to Market (May 7, 2010)
Full Program: House Agriculture Committee members begin the arduous task of writing the next Farm Bill. An explosion on a Gulf Coast oil rig creates an environmental nightmare for the petroleum industry. The Crave Brothers Dairy relies on innovation to... Full Story

Market to Market (April 23, 2010)

posted on April 23, 2010 at 8:04 PM

Market to Market (April 23, 2010)
Full Program: Strong export numbers, support the rally in grain and oilseed markets. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack outlines his priorities for the next Farm Bill. And an outspoken author squares off with a Missouri farmer on the merits of production... Full Story

Energy May Top Farm Bill

posted on December 29, 2006 at 8:12 PM

Energy May Top Farm Bill
The new Congress – soon to be controlled by democrats – will no doubt have the attention of farm interests early on as one of the first congressional actions will deal with energy – both oil and alternative fuels. Full Story

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