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Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies

posted on April 24, 2014 09:51 PM

Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies Play Video Republican U.S. Senate candidate Scott Schaben says farmers deserve government support more than other businesses. Watch Story

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack

posted on April 4, 2014 03:25 PM

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Play Video USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses the latest concerns in rural America as well as political issues surrounding the 2014 elections. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and... Watch Full Episode

Vilsack says farmers understand climate change better than anyone

posted on April 4, 2014 03:05 PM

Vilsack says farmers understand climate change better than anyone Play Video U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack says the USDA is helping organize and share information with farmers about climate change so they can take advantage of opportunities and take whatever action they might need to mitigate and adapt to the changes. Watch Story

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

posted on November 8, 2013 03:29 PM

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Play Video Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Tom Vilsack is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses ongoing farm bill negotiations in Washington D.C. and the impact on rural America. Vilsack is joined at the Iowa Press table by moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news... Watch Full Episode

Iowa impact of farm bill negotiations in Washington D.C.

posted on November 1, 2013 07:35 PM

Iowa impact of farm bill negotiations in Washington D.C. Play Video Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey, Iowa Farm Bureau President Craig Hill, and Iowa State University Extension economist Chad Hart; discuss the Iowa impact of ongoing farm bill negotiations in Washington D.C. on this edition of Iowa Press. Mike Pearson, host of IPTV’s agri-business program... Watch Full Episode

Iowa economic impact of not having Farm Bill

posted on November 1, 2013 05:37 PM

Iowa economic impact of not having Farm Bill Play Video Iowa State University economist Chad Hart explains there are direct and indirect economic effects in Iowa without a Farm Bill. Farmers are impacted by changes and uncertainty, but so are main street businesses where farmers spend money. Watch Story

Market to Market host Mike Pearson talks to 2013 World Food Prize intern award winners

posted on October 18, 2013 02:09 PM

Market to Market host Mike Pearson talks to 2013 World Food Prize intern award winners Play Video Elizabeth Mueller of Waukee, Iowa, is the recipient of the 2013 Elaine Szymoniak Intern Award. She completed her internship at EARTH University in Guacimo, Costa Rica, where she explored the effectiveness of biodigesters to convert organic waste into a renewable source of energy and nutrient-rich... Watch Story

Market to Market host Mike Pearson talks to 2013 World Food Prize intern award winners

posted on October 18, 2013 02:09 PM

Market to Market host Mike Pearson talks to 2013 World Food Prize intern award winners Play Video Elizabeth Mueller of Waukee, Iowa, is the recipient of the 2013 Elaine Szymoniak Intern Award. She completed her internship at EARTH University in Guacimo, Costa Rica, where she explored the effectiveness of biodigesters to convert organic waste into a renewable source of energy and nutrient-rich... Watch Story

U.S. Rep. Tom Latham on Immigration and Agriculture

posted on May 24, 2013 11:27 AM

U.S. Rep. Tom Latham on Immigration and Agriculture Play Video U.S. Rep. Tom Latham (R-Clive) discusses the status of legislation on immigration and agriculture, as well as a series of high-profile investigations in Washington, D.C. Joining Latham at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie... Watch Full Episode

Sec. Bill Northey, Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa & Mary Cownie

posted on May 3, 2013 11:36 AM

Sec. Bill Northey, Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa & Mary Cownie Play Video In the first segment of this Iowa Press, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey will discuss Iowa agriculture and politics in the state of Iowa. The second segment of this program features Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa (R-Council Bluffs), and Mary Cownie, director of the Iowa Department of Cultural... Watch Full Episode

The 2012 Drought

posted on July 27, 2012 06:00 PM

The 2012 Drought Play Video Economists Dr. Bruce Babcock and Dr. Ernie Goss are the guests this week. Babcock is a Professor of Economics at Iowa State University in Ames, and Goss is a Professor of Economics at Creighton University in Omaha. They discuss the economic impact of the 2012 drought. Joining Babcock and... Watch Full Episode

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey

posted on May 25, 2012 04:58 PM

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey Play Video Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey discusses the status of Iowa’s agricultural economy and environmental conditions. Joining Northey are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and James Q. Lynch, political reporter for The Gazette in Cedar Rapids. Watch Full Episode

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack

posted on April 20, 2012 12:31 PM

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack Play Video U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack discusses issues pertaining to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

Tom Vilsack on the Farm Bill

posted on October 24, 2011 03:59 PM

Tom Vilsack on the Farm Bill Play Video Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture, discusses the current state of affairs in rural America and agriculture, including the still-emerging Farm Bill. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio... Watch Full Episode

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Discusses FY11 and FY12 Budgets

posted on April 21, 2011 03:01 PM

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Discusses FY11 and FY12 Budgets Play Video Tom Vilsack, secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), discusses the budget impact of the new FY11 budget now in place, and the potential impacts to the USDA with the upcoming FY12 budget. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover,... Watch Full Episode
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