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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.
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)
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)