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Market to Market (February 20, 2015)

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Market to Market (February 20, 2015)
Full Program: A train carrying millions of gallons of crude from the Bakken Shale of North Dakota ignites a massive fireball in West Virginia. Litigants prepare ‘a case for clean water’ as a municipal utility in Iowa sues counties upstream over excessive... Full Story

Market to Market (February 13, 2015)

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Market to Market (February 13, 2015)
Full Program: Some farmers may see dramatically less money in the cash box this season. Vilsack goes to the Hill as the Farm Bill celebrates its first birthday. Preservationists document the history of the American farm. Market analysis with Mark Gold. Full Story

Market to Market (February 6, 2015)

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Market to Market (February 6, 2015)
Full Program: President Obama proposes a $4 trillion budget to the GOP-controlled Congress. Producers navigate a complex maze of new federal support programs. Market analysis with John Roach Full Story

Market to Market (January 30, 2015)

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Market to Market (January 30, 2015)
Full Program: Senate Republicans make good on their promise to advance the Keystone XL pipeline. Renewable fuel supporters blast Obama Administration plans to cut the amount of ethanol in U.S. gas tanks. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

Market to Market (January 23, 2015)

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Market to Market (January 23, 2015)
Full Program: Barack Obama outlines priorities for the final two years of his presidency. We’ll meet a Texas maverick who blazed the trail for ranchers of the feminine persuasion. Market analysis with Dan Hueber. Full Story

Market to Market (January 16, 2015)

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Market to Market (January 16, 2015)
Full Program: Senate lawmakers take up the thorny issue of the Keystone XL pipeline. President Obama unveils plans addressing rural America’s ‘need for speed.' Market analysis with Ted Siefried. Full Story

Market to Market (January 9, 2015)

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Market to Market (January 9, 2015)
Full Program: The 114th Congress begins with republicans in full control of Capitol Hill. Motorists welcome lower prices at the pump, but not everyone is celebrating. Auctioneers compete to determine the world’s best at “making the call.” Market analysis with... Full Story

Market to Market (January 2, 2015)

posted on December 31, 2014 at 6:36 PM

Market to Market (January 2, 2015)
Full Program: Americans welcome the New Year with a decidedly upbeat economic outlook. California growers ponder the fallout of President Obama’s move to spare millions from deportation. A synergetic effort unites farmers and fishermen in the quest for a better... Full Story

Pacific Ethanol Buys Rival Aventine in a Reach to the East

posted on December 31, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Pacific Ethanol is buying Aventine Renewable Energy, more than doubling its annual production and creating the country's fifth-largest ethanol producer. Full Story

Rising Anger as Nicaragua Canal to Break Ground

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:49 PM

Nicaraguan officials will start building access roads on state-owned land as the first step in creating a canal expected to rival that of Panama — a project supporters say will directly employ 50,000 people and dramatically boost the country's GDP. Full Story

Proposed Rule for Farms Aims to Improve Lake Erie

posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:09 PM

Ohio's lawmakers are taking their first step toward slowing the spread of algae in Lake Erie since a toxin contaminated the drinking water for more than 400,000 people. Legislation approved in the state House would ban farmers in much of... Full Story

Market to Market (November 28, 2014)

posted on November 28, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Market to Market (November 28, 2014)
Full Program: Economists cast doubt on ethanol mandates in the light of EPAs latest delay. Consumers remain cautious about the future of the U.S. economy. Refugees learn the business of agriculture in their newly adopted home. Market analysis with Ted Siefreid. Full Story

Market to Market (November 21, 2014)

posted on November 21, 2014 at 5:21 PM

Market to Market (November 21, 2014)
Full Program: President Obama sidesteps Congress to reform immigration policy on his own. A lame duck Senate puts up yet another roadblock for the Keystone XL Pipeline. We visit a contest where competitors don husking hooks for a battle of the bangboards. Market... Full Story

Market to Market (November 14, 2014)

posted on November 14, 2014 at 8:29 PM

Market to Market (November 14, 2014)
Full Program: Cold weather hits the nation’s midsection as harvest nears completion. The top two greenhouse gas emitting nations strike a landmark deal. We’ll examine the increasing role of technology at the world’s largest futures exchange. Market analysis with... Full Story

Monsanto Settles With Pacific Northwest Wheat Farmers

posted on November 14, 2014 at 2:35 PM

Monsanto Co. said Wednesday it will pay nearly $2.4 million to settle a dispute with farmers in the Pacific Northwest over genetically modified wheat. Full Story
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