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Market to Market (August 28, 2015)

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Market to Market (August 28, 2015)
Full Program: Farmers and ranchers watch record profits dwindle, legal action shuts off the tap on new EPA water rules, and growing crops in a drought leaves some producers up in the air. Market analysis with Darin Newsom. Full Story

Market to Market (August 21, 2015)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:42 PM

Market to Market (August 21, 2015)
Full Program: Wildfires leave more than burned timber and towns in their wake. Government scientists search for foodborne illnesses at the molecular level. A journey from field crops to vineyards through the bottling of hopes and dreams. Market analysis with... Full Story

Market to Market (August 14, 2015)

posted on August 14, 2015 at 7:39 PM

Market to Market (August 14, 2015)
Full Program: Producers wiped out by Bird Flu get the greenlight to restock their flocks. An accidental deluge of tainted water despoils a western river. Commodity markets go on a wild ride fueled by new government data. Market analysis with Tomm Pfitzenmaier. 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 to Market (July 31, 2015)

posted on July 31, 2015 at 6:41 PM

Market to Market (July 31, 2015)
Full Program: USDA officials bring their Bird Flu battle plan to the Midwest. Congress puts a temporary patch on the transportation bill – for the 34th time. The Iranian nuclear deal could add to the burden of drought stricken Western growers. Market... Full Story

Market to Market (July 24, 2015)

posted on July 24, 2015 at 7:37 PM

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
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