On Assignment

Battle of the Bugs: Targeting Maryland's Tree-Killers (VOA On Assignment Aug. 1, 2014)i
X
August 01, 2014 2:00 PM
VOA's Steve Baragona comes to On Assignment to share his coverage of scientists' efforts to save Maryland's ash trees from the emerald ash borer, a tree-killing Asian beetle.

Battle of the Bugs: Targeting Maryland's Tree-Killers (VOA On Assignment Aug. 1, 2014)

Published August 01, 2014

VOA's Steve Baragona comes to On Assignment to share his coverage of scientists' efforts to save Maryland's ash trees from the emerald ash borer, a tree-killing Asian beetle.

On Assignment

"On Assignment" is a weekly behind-the-scenes look at the VOA reporters and producers reporting the news from around the world.

Broadcast every Friday, On Assignment showcases the best of VOA reporting across the globe, giving front-line journalists the chance to share their experiences from the field, including some of the most challenging and dangerous trouble spots in the world. Each week, hosts Imran Siddiqui and Alex Villarreal give viewers a backstage pass to meet our reporters in the field and hear the stories behind the headlines.
 

 

On Assignment This Week:

 

"Training Journalists Who Cover Conflict"

"A Bike that Charges Your Phone?"

"Oil Prices: How Low Can They Go?"

"Meet Affre, African Leader of the Future"

 

That, plus Homes Offer Intimate Concert Stage, all in this week's episode of On Assignment.

 

 

How To Watch Us:


On Assignment can be viewed on satellite at the following times:

Friday: 1800-1830 UTC – 340 Channel (LatAm, Asiasat, Afsat, IOR, Eutelsat 340)
Saturday: 1200-1230 UTC - 340 Channel (Asiasat, EU 240, IOR, AF) 1600 -1630 UTC - 340 Channel (Newskies, IOR, Afsat, Eutelsat 340)
Sunday: 1200-1230 UTC - all satellites, 1600-1630 UTC - all satellites
 

On Assignment is free to television affiliates. If you're interested in carrying it, contact Doug Boynton, Director of the Office of Marketing and Program Placement, at dboynton@bbg.gov, or +1.202.203.4165.


video icon Watch Our Latest Show: Windows Media | MP4

  Watch Us

 

Follow Us On


This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one