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Actuality: Proposed WIC Changes Stress Flexibility

00:00:28.029   2022-11-17   
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says one focus of the proposed changes to the WIC program is flexibility.

Actuality: Proposed WIC Program Changes Informed by WIC Participants

00:00:30.302   2022-11-17   
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack telling reporters that the proposed WIC changes were informed by scientists and also by WIC participants.

Deadline Soon for Higher Blends Infrastructure Grant Applications

00:00:59.496   2022-11-17   
Retailers and fuel markets interested in USDA grants to construct and improve infrastructure for higher blends of ethanol have until November 21st to submit applications. (Rod Bain. Ron Lamberty of the American Coalition for Ethanol. Chris Bliley of Growth Energy)

Actuality: Investments in Higher Blend Fuel Infrastructure

00:00:39.648   2022-11-17   
Geoff Cooper of the Renewable Fuels Association discusses the significance of USDA investments such as the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program in increasing ethanol consumption by expanding access at retail pumps.

Mississippi River Water Levels and Ag Shipping and Export Impacts

00:01:00.264   2022-11-17   
What are some of the concerns associated with ag cargo transport along the Mississippi River and its ports, and with exports, in lieu of existing low water levels? (Rod Bain and USDA Chief Economist Seth Meyer)

Farm Milk Prices Likely to Fall Next Year as Output Grows

00:00:57.469   2022-11-17   
What are the prospects for dairy operators in 2023? (Gary Crawford and USDA Outlook Chairman Mark Jekanowski)

Just Find a Turkey That's Been Frozen for Years? Is it Safe to Eat?

00:01:00.081   2022-11-17   
Can a turkey that's been frozen for years still be safe to cook and eat? (Gary Crawford and Meredith Carothers with USDA's Meat and Poultry Hotline) ****Broadcasters: The USDA's Meat and Poultry Hotline number is 888-MPHOTLINE(888-674-6854) Listeners can also go online to Ask.usda.gov ****

USDA Projects Drop in Beef Production in 2023

00:00:58.749   2022-11-16   
Beef output in the U.S. could decline again next year. (Gary Crawford and USDA Outlook Board Chairman Mark Jekanowski)

Experts Look for Signs of When Current Down Cattle Cycle Might Reverse

00:00:56.398   2022-11-16   
How long will the current decline in beef cattle numbers continue? Are there any signs of an upturn? (Gary Crawford and USDA Chief Economist Seth Meyer) Broadcasters: USDA's new report on cattle feedlot activity and inventory will be released this Friday, Nov. 18m 3pm, EST.

Hog Prices Likely to Drop in 2023.

00:00:57.991   2022-11-16   
What will the next year hold in store for hog producers? (Gary Crawford and USDA Outlook Board Chairman Mark Jekanowski)

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