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USDA Releases New Corn Acreage and Production Forecast

00:00:59.637   2019-08-12   
Updated forecast for corn acreage and production.

USDA Corn-Bean Production Forecast Adjustments Vs. Industry Analysis

00:00:59.010   2019-08-12   
How does USDA's August crop production forecast - including recent resurvey data from corn and soybean growers compare to what trade analysts were expecting from this month's reports? (Rod Bain and Chief Economist Rob Johansson)

Actuality: A Look at August Wheat Production Numbers

00:00:20.114   2019-08-12   
USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson looks at some of the highlights from the August wheat production report.

Actuality: Cotton Production, Supply, Demand, and Price

00:00:55.066   2019-08-12   
USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson discusses the August crop production numbers for cotton, and how that is incorporated into domestic supply and demand, and price, estimates.

Prevented Plant Acres Most in at Least 13 Years

00:00:56.946   2019-08-12   
A new report from USDA's Farm Service Agency is giving us a more concrete idea of how much land there is on which farmers have been kept from planting. (Gary Crawford and Steven Peterson)

Actuality: Prevented Plant Acres May Increase from Current Numbers

00:00:29.335   2019-08-12   
Steven Peterson, Associate Administrator of USDA's Farm Service Agency, saying the number of prevent planted acres being reported this week may go up somewhat over the next few months.

Ag Secretary: Two USDA Programs to Help Dairy Farmers

00:01:00.029   2019-08-12   
USDA is working to help dairy farmers through improved insurance coverage and through the Market Facilitation Program. (Stephanie Ho and Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue)

Actuality: Secretary Perdue Talks About Trade with Japan, China

00:00:42.762   2019-08-12   
Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue is optimistic on a trade deal in the near future with Japan, while he is less optimistic about China.

Actuality: Rice Condition Improves From Last Week

00:00:56.476   2019-08-12   
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, notes a week over week improvement in rice condition.

Actuality: Latest Numbers on the US Peanut Crop

00:00:18.834   2019-08-12   
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, has the latest numbers for the nation's peanut crop.