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Stories Tagged "agriculture"

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Displaying 1 to 15 of 62 results.

ISU Scientist Questions Accuracy of POV Food Inc. (#325)

posted on April 22, 2010 at 10:52 AM

ISU Scientist Questions Accuracy of POV Food Inc. (#325)
Iowa State University Scientist characterizes Food, Inc. as, an "inaccurate and scientifically invalid portrayal of the food industry." 02:04 Read More »

Organic same as Wholesome?- POV Food Inc. (#325)

posted on April 22, 2010 at 10:38 AM

Organic same as Wholesome?- POV Food Inc. (#325)
Producers seeking to label their goods as "organic" must comply with USDA regulations. But does the word "organic" also mean "wholesome"? 02:23 Read More »

Lack of Biotech Competition and POV Food Inc. (#325)

posted on April 22, 2010 at 10:28 AM

Lack of Biotech Competition and POV Food Inc. (#325)
Consolidation and a lack of competition in the biotech seed market has the Obama Administration eyeing antitrust law enforcement. 04:49 Read More »

Food Safety and POV Food Inc. (#325)

posted on April 22, 2010 at 10:27 AM

Food Safety and POV Food Inc. (#325)
Foodborne pathogens like E-coli, salmonella and listeria all have the potential to make people sick. But what do government numbers say about incidence rates of foodborne illness? 04:50 Read More »

More on the 'Food, Inc.' Story: An Iowa Journal Special Edition (#325)

posted on April 21, 2010 at 8:01 PM

More on the 'Food, Inc.' Story: An Iowa Journal Special Edition (#325)
Full Program: Food, Inc. examines the American agricultural system, and the impacts of increased production and lower costs. This Iowa Journal Special reflects on the claims of this film. Mark Pearson hosts. 49:05 Read More »

Wine Industry in Iowa (Full Program) (#314)

posted on December 18, 2009 at 10:49 AM

Wine Industry in Iowa (Full Program) (#314)
Full Program: Wine grown in Iowa is garnering interest nationally. 27:46 Read More »

Iowa's Wine Industry: Growing Strong (#314)

posted on December 17, 2009 at 5:47 PM

Iowa's Wine Industry: Growing Strong  (#314)
Iowa has the largest wine growing region in the United States. Surprised? This story tells all. 05:27 Read More »

Bill Gates Speaks at 2009 World Food Prize Ceremony (#306)

posted on October 16, 2009 at 10:42 AM

Bill Gates Speaks at 2009 World Food Prize Ceremony (#306)
Bill Gates promotes sustainability and productivity in the fight against hunger in impoverished nations. 02:57 Read More »

Dr. Gebisa Ejeta: World Food Prize 2009 Laureate (#306)

posted on October 16, 2009 at 10:37 AM

Dr. Gebisa Ejeta: World Food Prize 2009 Laureate (#306)
Dr. Ejeta discusses his work on the cereal crop sorghum. 02:24 Read More »

World Food Prize 2009 Laureate, Dr. Gebisa Ejeta & Symposium Speaker Bill Gates (#306)

posted on October 16, 2009 at 10:08 AM

World Food Prize 2009 Laureate, Dr. Gebisa Ejeta & Symposium Speaker Bill Gates (#306)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal sits down for a one-on-one talk with the 2009 World Food Prize Laureate, Dr. Gebisa Ejeta from Ethiopia. Dr. Gebisa, who is now an agronomy professor at Purdue University, developed a drought-tolerant and disease resistant... 27:47 Read More »

Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 10:36 AM

Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)
In 1979, the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world, Pope John Paul II, visited rural Iowa. Iowa Journal reminisces about that moment in history. 10:00 Read More »

Remembering the Pope's 1979 Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 8:45 AM

Remembering the Pope's 1979 Visit to Rural Iowa  (#304)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal takes a special, hour-long, look back to 1979, when the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world visited rural Iowa. 59:15 Read More »

Further Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 8:40 AM

Further Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)
Full Program: In 1979, the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world visited rural Iowa. Iowa Journal reminisces about that moment in history. 27:45 Read More »

Looking Back at Khrushchev; Looking Forward towards Health Care (Full Program) (#303)

posted on September 25, 2009 at 11:13 AM

Looking Back at Khrushchev; Looking Forward towards Health Care (Full Program) (#303)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal takes a look back 50 years, to a Soviet dictator who took a nearly two-week vacation across the U.S. including a stop in Iowa. 28:45 Read More »

Remembering Khrushchev's Visit to Iowa (#303)

posted on September 18, 2009 at 2:26 PM

Remembering Khrushchev's Visit to Iowa (#303)
The Iowa Journal takes a look back 50 years, to a Soviet dictator who took a nearly two-week vacation across the U.S. including a stop in Iowa. 06:13 Read More »
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