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The Yonder Report

Seniors in non-urban areas struggle with hunger disproportionately; rural communities make a push for federal money; and Planned Parenthood takes a case to the Montana Supreme Court.

Battery Storage Tips for Winter Months

The cold temperatures of winter can be hard on every aspect of a farm, including the batteries in equipment farmers put into hibernation during the cold months. Josh Goldsworthy is the product manager for batteries at Case IH Aftermarket Solutions. …

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USDA’s New Forecast Projects Record High FY22 Ag Imports/Exports

U.S. agricultural exports for this new 2022 fiscal year will be large, but may not be as high as was forecast a few months ago. Gary Crawford reports.

Aquaculture Presents New Market for Soy

To further diversify, U.S. soybean farmers focus on finding new markets while helping to feed a growing global population; one avenue with untapped potential is aquaculture. Philip Good, a Mississippi Farmer and United Soybean Board Director, says soybean meal is …

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Christmas Trees are Available, but Shop Early

Supply chain issues and other factors could make it harder to find that perfect tree for your family this year. Mike Davis reports.

Want a Real Christmas Tree? Start Hunting Now

Some experts say if you want a real Christmas tree this year, the time to shop is now. Gary Crawford tells us why.

Don’t Let Stress Steal the Holiday Good Times

The holidays can be a very stressful time, but there are ways to reduce that stress level. Gary Crawford talks with an expert on this edition of Agriculture USA.

U.S. Potato Exports to Mexico Moving Forward

Good news for the U.S. potato industry after a plan is signed to move forward with allowing American producers to export fresh potatoes to ALL of Mexico. National Potato Council CEO Kam Quarles says this comes just months after the …

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Commentary: John R. Block Reports from Washington

Hello everybody out there in farm country. This radio commentary is brought to you by the National Corn Growers Association, CropLife America, and Renewable Fuels Association. They are all friends, supporters, and allies of a healthy farm economy and prosperous …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Christmas Tree Time

It may seem like Christmas is around the corner. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to talk more about where to find the perfect tree for the holidays. Now that Thanksgiving has passed, many people will be ready to …

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