NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 12, 1976
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(Studio) Agriculture Department reports record corn crop this year but less than expected.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Saunders Cnty., Nebraska) South Dakota farmers wheat and corn harvests noted. [Film of fields in Hughes Cnty., SD, shown.] [Saint Agriculture Secretary Bob DUXBURY - approximates harvest.] Drought effect on wheat noted. [Film of Nebraska cornfields shown in Saunders Cnty., Nebraska.] [Nebraska farmer Ralph RAIKES - says all in all a good year for his corn.] 2 years ago, Nebraska drought made farmers there put in irrigation; same thing will probably happen in SD.
REPORTER: Eric Burns
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