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Market to Market (May 22, 2015) (#4039)

Market to Market (May 22, 2015) (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 7:32 PM

Full Program: Another series of tornadoes leaves a path of destruction on the Southern Plains. Less severe storms bring vital moisture to the Corn Belt but dampen planting prospects. Losses in two Midwestern states due to Avian Flu are expected to approach a... 27:51 Read More »
Market Plus: Don Roose (#4039)

Market Plus: Don Roose (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 5:59 PM

Market Analyst Don Roose discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 08:50 Read More »
Market Analysis: Don Roose (#4039)

Market Analysis: Don Roose (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 5:52 PM

Market Analyst Don Roose discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Bird Flu Costs Reach $1 Billion (#4039)

Bird Flu Costs Reach $1 Billion (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 5:38 PM

Iowa, the nation’s top egg producer, and Minnesota, which leads the country in turkey production, are taking the hardest hit for H5N2, also known as avian flu. Estimates released this week assess the economic costs of the virus, at close to $1... Read More »
Avian Flu Impact (#4233)

Avian Flu Impact (#4233)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 5:26 PM

Full Program: Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey, Iowa State University Egg Industry Center Director Hongwei Xin and Iowa Poultry Association Executive Director Randy Olson are the guests on the next edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss the... 28:50 Read More »

California OKs Offer of Voluntary Water cuts by Farmers (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 4:10 PM

California regulators have accepted a historic offer by farmers to make a 25 percent voluntary water cut to avoid deeper mandatory losses during the drought. Read More »

Regulators Order Pipeline Testing, Other Steps After Spill (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 4:10 PM

The company responsible for a pipeline that spilled thousands of gallons of oil along the California coast was ordered to take a series of steps before it can restart the line, federal regulators said Friday. Read More »

New Texas Law Bans Cities From Banning Fracking, Drilling (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 4:10 PM

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law a prohibition on cities and towns imposing local ordinances preventing fracking and other potentially environmentally harmful oil and natural gas activities. Read More »
Olson says poultry industry could call for Farm Bill changes (#4233)

Olson says poultry industry could call for Farm Bill changes (#4233)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 3:58 PM

Iowa Poultry Association Executive Director Randy Olson says the industry is discussing a combination of federal insurance in the next farm bill and private insurance practices in the meantime to protect producers. 01:05 Read More »
Xin says poultry facilities may need to increase biosecurity (#4233)

Xin says poultry facilities may need to increase biosecurity (#4233)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 3:48 PM

Iowa State University Egg Industry Director Hongwei Xin says the poultry industry may need to adopt different practices including increased air filtration if the avian influenza strain is contracted through airborne transmission. 00:36 Read More »

House Panel Votes to Repeal Country-Origin Meat Labeling Law (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 3:42 PM

A House committee has voted to get rid of labels on packages of meat that say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered. Read More »

To Fight Bee Decline, Obama Proposes More Land to Feed Bees (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 3:41 PM

A new federal plan aims to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations by making millions of acres of federal land more bee-friendly, spending millions of dollars more on research and considering the use of fewer... Read More »
Iowa Agriculture Secretary Northey says bird disposal to pick up pace in coming days (#4233)

Iowa Agriculture Secretary Northey says bird disposal to pick up pace in coming days (#4233)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 3:33 PM

Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey describes the methods of disposing tens of millions of birds during the nation’s largest outbreak of avian flu. Northey adds that the disposal at landfills will increase in the next “week or so.” 01:27 Read More »

New Group Hopes to Build on Illinois' Farm, Food Industries (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 2:09 PM

A Chicago nonprofit and the Illinois Farm Bureau hope to bring the state's agriculture and business industries together to turn the city and state into a global hub for farm and food-production. Read More »
President Makes Climate Change Case While Wild Weather Rolls On (#4039)

President Makes Climate Change Case While Wild Weather Rolls On (#4039)

posted on May 22, 2015 at 1:28 PM

The president used his commencement speech this week to the Coast Guard Academy to say warming temperatures and rising tides pose a serious threat to global security. Meanwhile, Mother Nature didn't wait for discussion and kept bringing the rain... Read More »
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