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Market Analysis: Angie Setzer (#4125)

Market Analysis: Angie Setzer (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:53 PM

Market Analyst Angie Setzer discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Market Plus: Angie Setzer (#4125)

Market Plus: Angie Setzer (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:52 PM

Market Analyst Angie Setzer discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 14:33 Read More »
Market to Market (February 12, 2016) (#4125)

Market to Market (February 12, 2016) (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:52 PM

Full Program: The President drops off some late winter reading for Congress. The Agriculture Committee throws a bucket full at McCarthy over WOTUS. New mining prospects dig up old pollution fears. Market analysis with Angie Setzer. 27:45 Read More »
Expanded Mining Prospects Dig Up Controversy in Minnesota (#4125)

Expanded Mining Prospects Dig Up Controversy in Minnesota (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:28 PM

Last fall, demonstrators pressured Minnesota’s St. Louis County Board to publicly acknowledge a proposed copper-nickel sulfide mine would threaten the health of their local watershed. 07:50 Read More »
EPA chief faces panel over water, RFS issues (#4125)

EPA chief faces panel over water, RFS issues (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:28 PM

The latest slump reflects heightened concerns that global economic growth is slowing, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy in front of the Senate Banking Committee this week. Read More »

California farmers reap record sales in record drought (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:24 PM

A new state report shows California farmers reaping record sales despite the epic drought, thriving even as city-dwellers have been forced to conserve water, household wells have run dry and fish have died. Read More »

Corps includes diversion among 2016 construction projects (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 3:27 PM

Construction on a Red River diversion channel around the flood-prone Fargo area can begin this year, as long as all the regulatory reviews and permits are granted, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday. Read More »

Indiana to lift most bird flu-related restrictions soon (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 3:08 PM

Animal health officials monitoring the bird flu outbreak in southwestern Indiana say they will lift most restrictions in two weeks if ongoing testing finds no additional infections. Read More »

Welcome to the 'agrihood': homes built around working farms (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 3:04 PM

Gated communities with houses clustered around golf courses, swimming pools, party rooms and fitness centers are common in many suburban areas. But homes built adjacent to functioning farms? Read More »

Delay of clean power plan stokes worries about Paris treaty (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 2:29 PM

The Obama administration asserted Wednesday that a Supreme Court order delaying enforcement of its new clean-power rules will ultimately have little impact on meeting the nation's obligations under the recent Paris climate agreement. Read More »

Nebraska lifts only ban on packer-owned hogs in U.S. (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 2:20 PM

The nation's only ban on meatpackers owning hogs has ended due to a new Nebraska law that allows processers to control the animals from birth to slaughter. Read More »

House bill would allow drug testing for food stamps (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 2:06 PM

A key House Republican is renewing a GOP push to allow drug tests for low-income food stamp recipients, a move to help states like Wisconsin, where Gov. Scott Walker has sued the federal government to permit screening. Read More »
Federal Budget higher while USDA allotment slashed (#4125)

Federal Budget higher while USDA allotment slashed (#4125)

posted on February 12, 2016 at 12:52 PM

President Obama submitted his last budget to Congress this week. The $4.1 trillion package of spending arrived on Capitol Hill featuring liberal policy initiatives and tax hikes. Read More »
Market Analysis: Tomm Pfitzenmaier (#4124)

Market Analysis: Tomm Pfitzenmaier (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 6:08 PM

Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Market Plus: Tomm Pfitzenmaier (#4124)

Market Plus: Tomm Pfitzenmaier (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 5:43 PM

Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 11:58 Read More »
Blizzard, tornadoes and politics collide in rural America  (#4124)

Blizzard, tornadoes and politics collide in rural America (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 5:13 PM

This week, an old-fashioned winter storm blasted a region from the Rockies to the Great Lakes. Read More »
Domestic Oil By-Products Are Curse and Blessing for Farmers and Ranchers (#4124)

Domestic Oil By-Products Are Curse and Blessing for Farmers and Ranchers (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 4:32 PM

Their livestock have grazed the high plains of eastern New Mexico for generations, but the domestic energy boom of the past decade has some ranchers saying ‘there goes the neighborhood.’ 07:15 Read More »
Market to Market (February 5, 2016) (#4124)

Market to Market (February 5, 2016) (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 4:05 PM

Full Program: Mother Nature reminds the country this is her time in the spotlight, China takes another step toward being an agricultural super power, and the old adage where "oil and water don't mix," has at least one exception. Market analysis with Tomm... 27:45 Read More »

First research links California quakes to oil operations (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 3:54 PM

A 2005 spate of quakes in California's Central Valley almost certainly was triggered by oilfield injection underground, a study published Thursday said in the first such link in California between oil and gas operations and earthquakes. Read More »

Food industry looks to Congress as GMO labeling law nears (#4124)

posted on February 5, 2016 at 3:53 PM

The food industry is pressuring Congress to act before the state of Vermont requires food labels for genetically modified ingredients. Read More »

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