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Market to Market (April 10, 2015)

posted on April 10, 2015 at 5:46 PM

Market to Market (April 10, 2015)
Full Program: The Obama administration ramps up its efforts to fight climate change. The Energy Department predicts prices at the pump will fall this summer to the lowest level in years. We’ll catch-up with a trio of Kansas brothers whose agricultural video... Full Story

Lower Oil Prices Lead to Lower Gas Prices for this Summer

posted on April 10, 2015 at 5:39 PM

Lower Oil Prices Lead to Lower Gas Prices for this Summer
With the peak driving season about to get in gear, the Energy Department predicts that U.S. motorists will pay the lowest summertime fuel costs in nearly six years Full Story

Market to Market (January 9, 2015)

posted on January 9, 2015 at 6:45 PM

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

Gas Prices Below $2 a Gallon in Texas, Oklahoma

posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:12 PM

Gas has dropped below $2 a gallon at a handful of stations in Oklahoma and Texas this week, a level that a price-watching group said Friday was the lowest in the nation and a bargain that's proven irresistible to some long lines of drivers... Full Story

Gas Falling Under $3 Nationwide

posted on October 31, 2014 at 2:58 PM

The national average price of gasoline has fallen 33 cents in October, landing Friday at $3.00, according to AAA...the first time in four years. Full Story

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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