COMING UP ON AGWEEK TV
A HOME-GROWN MINNESOTA AG EQUIPMENT COMPANY TURNS FIFTY YEARS OLD.
AS DROUGHT CONTINUES IN A LARGE PART OF THE REGION, WE LOOK AT THE USE OF COVER CROPS.
Michelle: Construction is underway on a state of the art methane digester here at Boadwine Dairy near Baltic, South Dakota.
AND A NORTH DAKOTA RANCH FILLS THE INCREASED DEMAND FOR DIRECT TO CONSUMER BEEF.
WELCOME TO AGWEEK TV I’M MICHELLE ROOK.
USDA REOPENED SIGNUP FOR THE CFAP 2 PROGRAM ON MONDAY FOR 60 DAYS
TO HELP PRODUCERS ABSORB INCREASED MARKETING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
IT INCLUDES SPECIALTY CROPS, LIVESTOCK, DAIRY, ROW CROPS, AQUACULTURE, FLORICULTURE AND NURSERY CROPS. USDA REVAMPED THE PROGRAM TO MORE EQUITABLY DISTRIBUTE PAYMENTS VERSUS THE LAST TWO PROGRAMS.
Tom Vilsack: And making sure that at the end of all this that we’ve done the very best job at USDA of trying to provide as much help to as many people who are in…