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Market to Market (August 2, 2013)

posted on August 2, 2013 at 7:16 PM

Market to Market (August 2, 2013)
Full Program: Closely watched economic reports bring out the bears on Wall Street. Tainted lettuce sickens hundreds of consumers. In yet another year dominated by unusual weather, hay producers struggle to produce a crop. Market analysis with Jamey Kohake. Full Story

Midwest Hay Conditions

posted on August 2, 2013 at 5:15 PM

Midwest Hay Conditions
Farmers have endured the ups and the downs of Mother Nature this year. With snow in May, planting delays due to wet conditions, and a midsummer dry spell, corn, beans, and other crops have suffered. Hay producers also struggled this spring due to... Full Story

Colorado Cattle Ranchers Face Third Year of Drought

posted on June 7, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Colorado Cattle Ranchers Face Third Year of Drought
In the face of a third year of drought, Colorado cattle producers are preparing to face down a third year of drought. Full Story

Historic Drought Hits Illinois Farmers and Ranchers Hard

posted on August 10, 2012 at 4:55 PM

Historic Drought Hits Illinois Farmers and Ranchers Hard
The historic drought continues to devastate farm states, hitting farmers and ranchers in Illinois especially hard. Full Story

NM scientists develop drought-tolerant alfalfa

posted on January 6, 2012 at 4:33 PM

With much of the Southwest struggling with drought, many ranchers and dairy farmers are having difficulty finding enough hay for their livestock and making tough choices: pay up to twice as much as last year and ship it in from hundreds of... Full Story

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