Montana Ag Live

A regular call-in information program dealing with agricultural and gardening issues in Montana. Presented by MontanaPBS in association with Montana State University Extension, this program invites experts onto the panel to discuss everything from pesticide use, and large-scale agricultural techniques to backyard gardening questions and even which mushroom to pick in the woods.

Pulse Crops - Our New Economic Boon? (No. 4703)

Kevin McPhee, Montana State University's new pulse crop breeder, will look at variety development for peas and lentils, the new "big kids" in northern great plains agriculture. With recent news of barley contracts declining, will pulse crops take up the slack?