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Actuality: Apollo 11 and the Weather

00:00:56.241   2019-07-16   
Here is just a little soundbite from USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey. He's talking about what the weather was like July 16th of 1969 as the Apollo 11 spacecraft was launched. We've mixed in actual sounds of the launch.

Actuality: What Barry Brought Coming Inland

00:00:54.517   2019-07-15   
USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey recaps the weather related to Hurricane Barry from over the weekend, and how it's impacts were minimal compared to what forecasters predicted prior to landfall.

Barry Bringing Needed Moisture to Eastern Corn Belt?

00:01:00.133   2019-07-15   
Drying soils in the eastern Corn Belt, and the crops growing in them, could receive a shot of rain this week courtesy of what is left of a recent hurricane. (Rod Bain and USDA meteorologist Brad Rippey)

USDA Report Forecasts More Corn, Globally and Domestically

00:00:55.666   2019-07-15   
USDA is forecasting more corn globally and domestically, compared to what was reported last month.(Stephanie Ho and USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson)

Big Wheat News? Cuts in Global Production Estimates

00:00:59.977   2019-07-15   
One big piece of news related to wheat is cuts in global production. (Stephanie Ho; Outgoing World Ag Outlook Board Chair Seth Meyer; USDA Chief Economist Rob Johansson)

Perdue: New Rules May Help Farmers Bring in Workers More Easily

00:01:00.055   2019-07-15   
There were lots of questions about farm labor shortages Monday for Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, visiting in California. (Gary Crawford and Sec'y Sonny Perdue)

Most of Nation's Soybean Crop Has Emerged

00:00:59.297   2019-07-15   
Most of the nation's soybean crop has emerged. (Stephanie Ho and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)

Latest on Winter and Spring Wheat

00:00:59.951   2019-07-15   
USDA has the latest info on the winter and spring wheat crops. (Stephanie Ho and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)

Actuality: Latest on Rice Crop Progress

00:00:50.207   2019-07-15   
USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, has the latest on rice crop progress.

Floods, Power Outages, Food and Freezers

00:01:00.055   2019-07-12   
How can you keep food in the freezer safe to eat for a longer time when there's a power outage? (Gary Crawford and Janell Goodwin) ** note to broadcasters: USDA's Meat and Poultry Hotline number is 1-888-MPHOTLINE--(1-888-674-6854)

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