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Big decline forecast in 2015 net farm income (#4101)

Big decline forecast in 2015 net farm income (#4101)

posted on August 28, 2015 at 5:08 PM

Farmers will make some money this year, just less of it according to USDA’s projections. A glut of grain, milk and hogs is driving the drop as a reduction in demand is taking the price along for the ride. Read More »

EPA: Clean Water Rule in Effect Despite Court Ruling (#4101)

posted on August 28, 2015 at 5:05 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency says it is going forward with a new federal rule to protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands, despite a court ruling that blocked the measure in 13 central and Western states. Read More »

Firefighters in Washington State Worry over Wind Forecast (#4101)

posted on August 28, 2015 at 5:05 PM

Crews in Washington continued to battle the largest blaze in state history, while there were evacuations in Idaho and Montana. Read More »

USDA to Approve Simplot's Genetically Engineered Potato (#4101)

posted on August 28, 2015 at 4:14 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a potato genetically engineered by Idaho-based J.R. Simplot Co. to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine and that still damages crops around the world. Read More »

China, US Seek 'Clean Coal' Agreement as Industry Struggles (#4101)

posted on August 28, 2015 at 4:14 PM

U.S. and Chinese officials are working on an agreement to advance "clean coal" technologies that purport to reduce the fuel's contribution to climate change. Read More »

Judge blocks new federal rule on jurisdiction of waterways (#4101)

posted on August 27, 2015 at 4:22 PM

A federal judge in North Dakota on Thursday blocked a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some state waterways. Read More »
Birthday Monday, August 24, 2015 (#0)

Birthday Monday, August 24, 2015 (#0)

posted on August 23, 2015 at 12:00 AM

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous IPTV Kids Club members! Featuring Iowa Public Television and Dan Wardell. 01:08:00 Read More »
Market to Market (August 21, 2015) (#4052)

Market to Market (August 21, 2015) (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:42 PM

Full Program: Wildfires leave more than burned timber and towns in their wake. Government scientists search for foodborne illnesses at the molecular level. A journey from field crops to vineyards through the bottling of hopes and dreams. Market analysis with... 27:46 Read More »
Market Plus: Naomi Blohm (#4052)

Market Plus: Naomi Blohm (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:36 PM

Market Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 10:37 Read More »
Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm (#4052)

Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 6:12 PM

Market Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Versatile Grapes Help Generations Keep Bottling Their Dreams  (#4052)

Versatile Grapes Help Generations Keep Bottling Their Dreams (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 5:42 PM

The Golden State ranks 1st in the nation for grape production and 4th in the world for wine production, behind Italy, France, and Spain. But in the past few decades, California winemakers have begun to see vintners in other states bring out... 07:00 Read More »
 CDC Researching Bacterial DNA to Minimize Food Poisoning Outbreaks (#4052)

CDC Researching Bacterial DNA to Minimize Food Poisoning Outbreaks (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 5:42 PM

The nation’s top disease detectives are betting genetic clues could help combat food poisoning outbreaks. Read More »
Three killed battling western wildfires   (#4052)

Three killed battling western wildfires (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 5:41 PM

The battle against the western wildfires took a deadly turn this week as three firefighters died after a vehicle crash trapped them in what was described as a “hellstorm” of flames. This brings the death toll to 13 for the year. The trio were... Read More »

Records: California plans taking land for huge water tunnels (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 4:36 PM

State contractors have readied plans to acquire as many as 300 farms in the California delta by eminent domain to make room for a pair of massive, still-unapproved water tunnels proposed by Gov. Jerry Brown, according to documents obtained by... Read More »

U.S. seed plan aims to protect land after natural disasters (#4052)

posted on August 21, 2015 at 4:34 PM

Federal authorities announced a plan Monday to produce massive quantities of seeds from native plants that can be quickly planted to help land recover from natural disasters such as wildfires and hurricanes. Read More »
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