Season 39 Show #41
April 21, 2016
On Farmweek this week... Farm program payments are expected to be the highest in years due to the decline in farm prices. Mississippi residents are learning about the cultural and spiritual aspects of Japanese floral design. The Food Factor... Sweet potatoes - they're nutritious and we'll have some new ways to cook them. On Southern Gardening... Columbine - it's hardy and it grows in a variety of climates. The Markets... The cotton trade ponder what China's long-awaited plans may mean, as analysts fret that part of the cattle sector can't do what it's supposed. The feature story this week is about an Oklahoma greenhouse operation using aero-ponic towers to grow leafy greens faster and with less water.