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Market to Market (July 24, 2015)

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Market to Market (July 24, 2015)
Full Program: Congress takes a swipe at a patchwork of GMO labeling laws. Country of Origin gets another look despite rulings by the WTO, and an innovative program helps horseback riders find their way home. Market analysis with Mark Gold. Full Story

Market to Market (July 17, 2015)

posted on July 17, 2015 at 6:10 PM

Market to Market (July 17, 2015)
Full Program: After a sluggish start, the rural economy gets moving. Congress gets the Fed’s view of the nation’s economic future. Breaking barriers is all in a day’s work for this cattle industry maverick. Market analysis with Ted Seifried. Full Story

Big Green Monster cukes? Rooftop garden thrives at Fenway

posted on July 17, 2015 at 3:40 PM

There's more green at Fenway Park than the infield or the monster wall. The Red Sox are growing vegetables and herbs in a rooftop garden. The produce is used in food and cocktails sold at the concessions, at nearby restaurants and in the team's... Full Story

Market to Market (July 10, 2015)

posted on July 10, 2015 at 7:57 PM

Market to Market (July 10, 2015)
Full Program: Experts and producers flock to D.C. for a discussion about Bird Flu. More than two years after the first outbreak, PED still effects hog farmers. Federal agencies look for more money to pay for fighting 2015’s forest fires. Market analysis with Dan... Full Story

Market to Market (July 3, 2015)

posted on July 2, 2015 at 6:36 PM

Market to Market (July 3, 2015)
Full Program: Government reports get big reactions from commodity traders. Grain farmers continue their battle against Mother Nature to finish planting. The Greek meltdown ripples through Wall Street. Market analysis with Virgil Robinson and Walt Hackney. Full Story

Market to Market (June 26, 2015)

posted on June 26, 2015 at 6:10 PM

Market to Market (June 26, 2015)
Full Program: Hundreds sound off on the proposed changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard. While some portions of farm country are knee-deep in water one remains locked in drought, prompting a rural/urban debate. Market analysis with Darin Newsom. Full Story

Market to Market (June 19, 2015)

posted on June 19, 2015 at 6:51 PM

Market to Market (June 19, 2015)
Full Program: Mother Nature puts the brakes on planting in the Midwest. We’ll look at how rural and urban interests balance growing crops and treating drinking water. Market analysis with Elaine Kub. Full Story

Market to Market (June 12, 2015)

posted on June 12, 2015 at 5:50 PM

Market to Market (June 12, 2015)
Full Program: Bird flu's ripple effect continues to run from the hen house to the grocery aisle. Congress continues its attack on new rules governing waters of the U.S.. We explore the impact of the most recent supply and demand report. Market analysis with John... Full Story

Market to Market (June 5, 2015)

posted on June 5, 2015 at 7:13 PM

Market to Market (June 5, 2015)
Full Program: Lawmakers assess the impact of persistent drought in the West. We soar into the wild blue yonder to examine the role of drones in agriculture. Market analysis with Tomm Pfitzenmaier. Full Story

Market to Market (May 29, 2015)

posted on May 29, 2015 at 6:20 PM

Market to Market (May 29, 2015)
Full Program: The EPA officially defines what are -- and are not -- "Waters of the U.S.." Torrential rains in Texas lead to catastrophic flooding in America’s 4th largest city. We ride along with a group of storm chasers documenting one of nature’s most ominous... Full Story

Market to Market (May 22, 2015)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 7:32 PM

Market to Market (May 22, 2015)
Full Program: Another series of tornadoes leaves a path of destruction on the Southern Plains. Less severe storms bring vital moisture to the Corn Belt but dampen planting prospects. Losses in two Midwestern states due to Avian Flu are expected to approach a... Full Story

New Group Hopes to Build on Illinois' Farm, Food Industries

posted on May 22, 2015 at 2:09 PM

A Chicago nonprofit and the Illinois Farm Bureau hope to bring the state's agriculture and business industries together to turn the city and state into a global hub for farm and food-production. Full Story

Market to Market (May 15, 2015)

posted on May 15, 2015 at 4:57 PM

Market to Market (May 15, 2015)
Full Program: Another series of deadly tornadoes devastate portions of the Grain Belt. Showers dampen planting prospects in Iowa, and raise concerns over nutrient runoff. We’ll examine how small towns deep in the heart of oil country are “weathering” a... Full Story

Market to Market (May 8, 2015)

posted on May 8, 2015 at 5:03 PM

Market to Market (May 8, 2015)
Full Program: Nearly two dozen tornadoes rip through the Great Plains, but farmers still make progress in an annual rite of spring. Hours after authorities unveil new safety guidelines, another rail disaster fueled by Bakken Crude lights up the North Dakota... Full Story

Market to Market (May 1, 2015)

posted on May 1, 2015 at 7:04 PM

Market to Market (May 1, 2015)
Full Program: As one state makes progress on the fight against Avian Flu, the nation's top-egg producing state endures additional outbreak. Rail shipments of U.S. crude oil soar and scrutiny increases on tracks carrying the world's most heavily traded... Full Story
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