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Stories Tagged "heat waves"

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Market to Market (August 30, 2013)

posted on August 30, 2013 at 9:10 PM

Market to Market (August 30, 2013)
Full Program: The battle to contain Western wild fires rages on. Intense summer heat pounds the nation’s midsection. And the legacy of a popular New Deal program runs deep. Market analysis with John Roach. Full Story

Market to Market (July 19, 2013)

posted on July 19, 2013 at 7:13 PM

Market to Market (July 19, 2013)
Full Program: Californians flee from the flames, while other Americans swelter in a persistent heat wave. Innovators replace man with machine to address a growing labor shortage in the fields. Researchers make a breakthrough in the fight against a lethal swine... Full Story

Market to Market (July 27, 2012)

posted on July 27, 2012 at 7:30 PM

Market to Market (July 27, 2012)
Full Program: Arid conditions hamper cotton yields on the Southern Plains. As the drought intensifies, a noted climatologist says the worst may be yet to come. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack calls on Congress to act on behalf of rural America. Market... Full Story

Market to Market (July 20, 2012)

posted on July 20, 2012 at 8:00 PM

Market to Market (July 20, 2012)
Full Program: The worst drought in half a century tightens its grip on the Grain Belt. Policymakers ponder their response to rapidly deteriorating crop conditions. Growers contemplate the outlook for irrigated crops after Nebraska officials turn off the water.... Full Story

Market to Market (July 13, 2012)

posted on July 13, 2012 at 8:39 PM

Market to Market (July 13, 2012)
Full Program: The House Agriculture Committee hammers out its version of the next Farm Bill. Arid conditions across the nation prompt USDA to cut estimates on crop production. We examine the “growing concern” of drought and analyze a classic weather market with... Full Story

Market to Market (July 6, 2012)

posted on July 6, 2012 at 6:56 PM

Market to Market (July 6, 2012)
Full Program: Mother Nature continues to blast the country with oppressive heat. Crops across the Corn Belt wilt under the driest conditions in 25 years. A Chinese leader reconnects with a key trading partner in the heart of rural America. Market analysis... Full Story

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