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President Trump Signs Executive Order to Speed Approval of Biotech Crops

00:01:00.055   2019-06-12   
A Presidential Executive order along with new proposed USDA regulations will help speed up the approval and availability of new biotech crops. (Gary Crawford, President Donald Trump and Under Sec'y Greg Ibach)

Perdue Vows Trade Mitigation Help as Quickly as Possible

00:00:57.260   2019-06-12   
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says he'll get the next trade mitigation help going to farmers as quickly as possible. (Gary Crawford, President Donald Trump and Sec'y Sonny Perdue)

USDA not Ready to Change its Previous Forecasts for Soybeans

00:00:59.115   2019-06-12   
Why, in face of delayed planting, didn't USDA cut its forecasts for soybean acreage, yields and production? (Gary Crawford and Seth Meyer)

Wet Weather is Changing Prospects for U.S. Rice Growers

00:01:00.055   2019-06-12   
Relentless rain in some rice growing areas is changing the production and price prospects for U.S. rice growers. (Gary Crawford and Seth Meyer)

Cotton Price Prospects May Be Slightly Dimmer than Expected

00:01:00.055   2019-06-12   
U.S. cotton growers are expected to see prices for this upcoming crop down considerably from last season's crop. (Gary Crawford and Seth Meyer)

Forest Service Proposes Changes to National Environmental Policy Act

00:00:59.951   2019-06-12   
The Forest Service is proposing changes to the National Environmental Policy Act. (Stephanie Ho and US Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen)

Some of the Forest Service's Proposed Environmental Changes

00:01:00.003   2019-06-12   
There is a suite of actions that the Forest Service has put forth as its proposed changes to current environmental rules. (Stephanie Ho and Acting Forest Service Deputy Chief Chris French)

Actuality: Details on Forest Service's Environmental Proposals

00:00:41.273   2019-06-12   
The Forest Service's Acting Deputy Chief, Chris French, gives details on his agency's proposals to make changes to the National Environmental Policy Act.

Actuality: Forest Service Welcomes Public Comment on Proposals

00:00:38.791   2019-06-12   
US Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen says public input is important to helping the agency develop its plans, such as proposed changes to the National Environmental Policy Act.

Wildfire Threat Concerns in the Pacific Northwest

00:00:59.924   2019-06-12   
Conditions for growing wildfire activity in the Pacific Northwest are expected to develop in the coming days, including areas not known for wildfires. (Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)