Political issues, primaries and midterm elections

Political issues, primaries and midterm elections

April 13, 2018 | 27 min

The primary ballots are set and the campaigns are picking up steam. Who has the upper hand? We get analysis from two gentlemen who know the parties and candidates well, republican Craig Robinson and...

Craig Hill

Tariff reaction: "The target is on farmers' backs, and it's a very bad place to be."

April 6, 2018 | 1 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, says the ag economy is fragile, and a trade war may wipe out farmers' hopes of any profit for the year.

Craig Hill and John Weber

How should the U.S. deal with China?

April 6, 2018 | 2 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, and John Weber, past president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and National Pork Producers Council, say trade negotiations take a long time, and...

John Weber

Rural supporters not immediately ditching Trump over tariffs

April 6, 2018 | 1 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, and John Weber, a farmer and past president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and National Pork Producers Council, say there's not a groundswell of...

Trade War Between the U.S. and China

Trade War Between the U.S. and China

April 6, 2018 | 28 min

Tough trade talk could have dramatic consequences as President Trump's moves on China escalate. But Iowa's farm economy could be caught in the crosshairs. We sit down with the Iowa Farm Bureau's...