The Hagstrom Report

Agriculture News As It Happens


View USDA anniversary celebration live

The Agriculture Department’s 150th birthday celebration will be available live on the Web Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. EST. To watch the celebration in real time, access it at

MSNBC Morning Joe hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski are scheduled to join Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack at the celebration in the USDA cafeteria.

Also joining the anniversary event at USDA will be conservationist Chuck Leavell, longtime keyboard player for the Rolling Stones and co-founder of Mother Nature Network; Art Monk, NFL Hall of Fame wide receiver; and LaVar Arrington, three-time NFL Pro Bowl linebacker.