Farmers Markets Help Meet Nutriton Needs

Randall Weiseman Florida, General

Farmers markets keep growing in popularity as they help meet nutrtion needs for women, children and the elderly. Check for the listing of Florida farmers markets from the Florida Department of Agriculture or go to USDA’s national listing to find a market in any state.. Report (1:00 wma)

Energy Prices Impact Cotton Demand

Randall Weiseman Cotton

Higher energy prices are cutting into clothing purchases, except on the high end, according to cotton industry officials. Look for more information on activities of the Cotton Board and Cotton Incorporated in future reports. Report (1:00 wma)

Disaster Aid May Be Cut by Congress

Randall Weiseman Florida, General

Disaster aid for farmers was a topic when Florida Farm Bureau members visited Washington DC lately, but the latest word is that aid may be much less than they were hoping. Report (1:00 wma)