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Gasoline Prices Begin Summer Slide

posted on July 3, 2013 at 3:22 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Gasoline prices are on a summer slide, giving U.S. drivers a break as they set out for the beach and other vacation spots for the Fourth of July. The national average for a gallon has fallen for 21 days straight and is now... Full Story

High Gas Prices Hurt Calif. Farmers

posted on October 12, 2012 at 11:54 AM

While food prices may see a small increase, many expect the money won't trickle down to the growers. Full Story

Market to Market (May 25, 2012)

posted on May 25, 2012 at 7:43 PM

Market to Market (May 25, 2012)
Full Program: Midwest growers, devastated by epic flooding last year, now face a growing threat of drought. Strong winds power robust job creation, leading President Obama to call for the extension of key tax credits. Hoping to minimize the effects of wind,... Full Story

Market to Market (May 18, 2012)

posted on May 18, 2012 at 8:07 PM

Market to Market (May 18, 2012)
Full Program: Research indicates ethanol significantly lowers prices at the pump. USDA calls for increased wheat production this year -- and lower prices. Architects of the next Farm Bill wrestle with the intricacies of the farm safety net. Market analysis with... Full Story

Market to Market (March 30, 2012)

posted on March 30, 2012 at 7:25 PM

Market to Market (March 30, 2012)
Full Program: Governors tour a Midwestern packing plant and vouch for the safety of U.S. beef. The Agriculture Department releases its much-anticipated prospective plantings estimates. Despite political rhetoric, analysis reveals little correlation between... Full Story

More Oil Drilling Doesn't Always Mean Lower Gas Prices

posted on March 30, 2012 at 4:40 PM

More Oil Drilling Doesn't Always Mean Lower Gas Prices
It's the political cure-all for high gasoline prices: Drill here, drill now. But a comprehensive study conducted by the Associated Press reveals increased U.S. oil production has little effect on gas prices. Full Story

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