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  • Concord Grape
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    Concord Grape

    The owners of Grapevine Cottage, where the original vines of the Concord grape still grow today, talked about the history and success of the fruit. The Concord grape was first grown in Concord,…

    260 views
  • Washington Journal Wayne Pacelle Discusses Consumerism and Animal Welfare Issues
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    Wayne Pacelle on Consumerism and Animal Welfare Issues

    Wayne Pacelle talked about his book, The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers Are Transforming the Lives of Animals.

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    Sprouting in the Fields

    Sprouting in the Fields was one of the second-prize high school east division winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. Amanda Rutledge, Amy Krimm, and Kiran Kochar McCabe, sophomores at…

    71 views
  • Senate Panel Examines Pesticide Registration Laws
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    Pesticide Regulations

    The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing on the regulations for the sale, use and distribution of pesticide products. Committee members focused on how pesticide registration under…

    517 views
  • Charity Efforts for the Irish Great Famine
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    Charity Efforts for the Irish Great Famine

    Historians talked about the Great Famine in Ireland during the mid-19th century and how people across the globe, from Boston to Istanbul, contributed to relief efforts. They focused on the…

    258 views
  • Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue Testifies on Rural Economy
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    Rural Communities and Agriculture

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue testified at a House Agriculture Committee hearing on the role of farming on rural economies throughout the U.S. Topics included an outbreak of bacteria on…

    761 views
  • Military Service Animals
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    Military Service Animals

    Historian Chelsea Medlock talked about about the history of animals that worked in the military in the 20th century. This interview took place at the American Historical Association’s…

    166 views
  • Agriculture Secretary Says President Trump Not Focused on Deporting Farm Workers
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    Secretary Perdue on Agriculture Policy

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue spoke about the school lunch program and the use of migrant farm workers to a group of agriculture and farm industry reporters at his agency’s headquarters, his first…

    419 views
  • Shasta County Agriculture
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    Shasta County Agriculture

    Julia Cronin talked about about the history of agriculture in Shasta County. "Rooted in this Land", an exhibit at the Turtle Bay Museum, shows visitors how agriculture has changed since the area’s first…

    56 views
  • Emigration and Evolution of American Seeds
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    Emigration and Evolution of American Seeds

    Courtney Fullilove talked about how certain seed strains made their way to the United States as well as how collections for seed banks function today. Her presentation focused on her book,…

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  • Agriculture Secretary Perdue Speaks to Reporters After White House Meeting
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    Agriculture Secretary Perdue on Farming Regulations

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue spoke to reporters following an executive order signing by the president. The order directed the Agriculture Department to identify and eliminate…

    404 views
  • President Creates Agribusiness Task Force Doesnt Fear Trade War with Canada
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    President Executive Order on Rural America

    President Trump hosted a roundtable discussion with farm workers and signed an executive order promoting economic growth in the agriculture sector and rural America. The executive order…

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  • Agriculture in Chico California
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    Agriculture in Chico, California

    David Daley and Sarah DeForest talked about the California State University Farm in Chico. The farm is an 800 acre teaching and research center where students receive hands on experience in the field of…

    132 views
  • Sonny Perdue Answers Questions About Trade and Threats to Food Security
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    Agriculture Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue (R) testified before the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee about his nomination to be agriculture secretary. He pledged to be a…

    2,798 views
  • Farming in the San Joaquin Valley
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    Farming in the San Joaquin Valley

    Ryan Jacobsen, a fourth generation farmer, talked about the history of farming and agriculture in Fresno County, California. He spoke about what makes the San Joaquin Valley a good place for agriculture and…

    462 views
  • Agriculture in Fresno County
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    Agriculture in Fresno County

    Ruth Lang gave a tour of the Kearney Mansion Museum and spoke about the history of agriculture in Fresno County. Martin Theodore Kearney was an early contributor to the development of agriculture in both…

    192 views
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    Harvest Son

    David Mas Masumoto talked about his book Harvest Son: Planting Roots in American Soil, in which he recounts the story of his childhood, race, and identity in California’s Central Valley. C-SPAN’s Local…

    245 views
  • Animal Rights Activists Hold Conference in Los Angeles
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    Animal Rights 2016 National Conference

    Animal rights activists talked about the relationship between humans and animals, and the use of animals in testing. They also argued that school, hospital, military, and prison cafeterias should switch to…

    661 views
  • Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Addresses the National Press Club
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    Rural Communities and Agriculture

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack outlined a new report showing growth in the organic products industry. The report showed that in 2014 “bio-based” ethanol, textiles, and cleaning supply products…

    192 views
  • National Governors Association Holds Discussion on Agriculture
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    National Governors Association Summer Meeting, Agriculture Panel

    A discussion on food and agriculture policy included Agriculture Secretary and former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack, who talked about his department’s programs aimed at helping to help develop sustainable…

    63 views
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