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Market to Market (October 11, 2013)

posted on October 11, 2013 at 6:41 PM

Market to Market (October 11, 2013)
Full Program: Up to 4’ of snow falls in parts of South Dakota resulting in heavy losses for cattle producers. 10 days into the government shutdown hopes rise for a solution to the fiscal fiasco in Washington. And by paying attention to the little things,... Full Story

Govt Health and Safety Efforts Slowed or Halted

posted on October 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown has slowed or halted federal efforts to protect Americans' health and safety, from probes into the cause of transportation and workplace accidents to tracking foodborne illness. The latest example: an... Full Story

Market to Market (October 4, 2013)

posted on October 4, 2013 at 7:01 PM

Market to Market (October 4, 2013)
Full Program: Supplies of corn, wheat, and soybeans decline, but the markets take it in stride. Partisan bickering on Capitol Hill results in the first government shutdown in 17 years. As federal agencies close, services are cut, and the impact is felt from... Full Story

Impact of Government Shutdown Felt Across U.S.

posted on October 4, 2013 at 3:54 PM

Impact of Government Shutdown Felt Across U.S.
Just as flu season gets underway, officials at The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention claim their efforts to prevent disease outbreaks are severely limited due to the shutdown. The Food and Drug Administration has suspended most routine... Full Story

Market to Market (September 27, 2013)

posted on September 28, 2013 at 12:08 AM

Market to Market (September 27, 2013)
Full Program: The clock is ticking on a potential government shutdown while partisan bickering rules the day. A study indicates sub-therapeutic use of antibiotics in livestock production may lead to trouble. As one of the worst wildfire seasons continues,... Full Story

Senate Republican Stages 21-Hour Fillibuster

posted on September 27, 2013 at 11:42 AM

Senate Republican Stages 21-Hour Fillibuster
Freshman Senator Ted Cruz kept the Senate in session Tuesday night in an all-out attempt to derail President Obama's health care law. Full Story

Market to Market (March 29, 2013)

posted on March 29, 2013 at 1:45 PM

Market to Market (March 29, 2013)
Full Program: DuPont and Monsanto mend fences and agree to expand their biotech products. EPA analysis reveals many of America’s rivers and streams are in poor biological health. And the Agriculture Department releases its much-anticipated Prospective Plantings... Full Story

Market to Market (March 22, 2013)

posted on March 22, 2013 at 6:51 PM

Market to Market (March 22, 2013)
Full Program: Lawmakers find money for food inspection in a bill averting a government shutdown. The Obama administration touts the role of better nutrition in the war on childhood obesity. And spring is here, time to get ready for wildfires in the tinderbox... Full Story

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