Season 42, Show #50
In this week’s episode, an environmental consequence of all the weather we've been having. Experts call it "The Dead Zone" – and much of it is attributed to agriculture. Plus, the president lifts restrictions on E15 year ‘round. It’s the next step for ethanol – and a big win for the Corn Belt. But the situation is complicated! What happens next? In Southern Gardening, “Repeat After Me!” THAT is the mantra this week—a simple landscape design strategy. And in our feature, the Conservation Reserve Program. There are changes coming to CRP that could make it easier for young farmers to get their starts. Enjoy the show!