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Recapping Ophelia's Weekend
   2023-09-25 00:01:00
What were some of the implications of a tropical storm that travelled along the nation's mid-Atlantic coast over this past weekend? (Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey)

Actuality: The Travels of Tropical Storm Ophelia
   2023-09-25 00:00:47:98
USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey recaps the weekend activity of Tropical Storm Ophelia along the middle Atlantic coast.

Actuality: Cotton Concerns from Ophelia
   2023-09-25 00:00:33.70
USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey discusses some the impacts that Tropical Storm Ophelia might have on North Carolina’s cotton crop.

Actuality: Ag Impacts from Ophelia
   2023-09-25 00:00:57.20
USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey notes how agriculture in areas impacted by Tropical Storm Ophelia might fare in the aftermath of the storm.

Vilsack Outlines Disruptive Nature of Government Shutdowns
   2023-09-25 00:00:59.736
Agriculture Secretary Vilsack says a government shutdown would affect millions of Americans. (Gary Crawford and Sec'y Tom Vilsack)

Shutdown Would Be "Incredibly Disruptive" to USDA and its Customers
   2023-09-25 00:00:35.856
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack telling a White House press briefing that a government shutdown would be incredibly disruptive to USDA and its millions of customers and stakeholders.

Actuality: Possible Effects of a Shutdown on USDA Nutrition Programs
   2023-09-25 00:00:44.208
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack telling a White House press briefing about the effects on USDA nutrition assistance programs if the government were to shut down.

A Look at Corn and Soybean Harvest Progress
   2023-09-25 00:00:51.461
The harvests of corn and soybeans are running only slightly ahead of average. Here's why. (Gary Crawford and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)

A Late Season Change in Corn/Soybean Condition
   2023-09-25 00:01:00.003
Condition ratings for some crops are still changing, even at this late date in the season. (Gary Crawford and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)

Actuality: Soybean Condition Declines Slightly
   2023-09-25 00:00:39.497
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, with a look at soybean condition ratings.

Actuality: The Latest on the Condition of the Cotton Crop
   2023-09-25 00:00:29.466
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, with a look at cotton condition ratings.

Actuality: Ophelia Likely Did Little Harm to Peanut Crop
   2023-09-25 00:00:45.270
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, saying that Ophelia probably did not harm the peanut crop.

Actuality: The Latest on the Sugarbeet Harvest
   2023-09-25 00:00:39.026
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, with the latest on the sugarbeet harvest.

Actuality: The Latest on Winter Wheat Planting
   2023-09-25 00:00:20.401
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, has an update on winter wheat planting.

Actuality: Rice Harvest Progress
   2023-09-25 00:00:22.831
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, has the latest on the rice harvest.

Deadlines Approaching for AIM for Climate Components
   2023-09-22 00:00:59.245
New innovation sprint proposals and new partners have until month’s end to be entered into the global Agriculture Innovation Mission for Climate. (Rod Bain. Secretary Tom Vilsack. United Arab Emirates Minister for Climate Change and the Environment Miriam Almheiri.)

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Agriculture USA

USDA Joining Forces with Coca-Cola for Vital Environmental Projects
   2023-09-26 00:05:00.016
USDA will continue its partnership with Coca-Cola to restore forests and watersheds. Gary Crawford has more on this edition of Agriculture USA. PARTICIPANTS: Gary Crawford. Deputy Agriculture Secretary Xochitl Torres Small. Deputy Under Secretary for Natural Resources Meryl Harrell. Kurt Ritter and Kirsten Witt with the Coca-Cola Company.