Market to Market December 20, 2002 (#2815)
Stories From This Episode
Indiana Couple Has Direct Market Plan
(Dec 20, 2002) Greg and Lei Gunthorp are selling their hogs, chickens, and ducks directly to Chicago area chefs.
Investment Trends Affect Food Producers, Purveyors
(Dec 20, 2002) Coming off a substantial harvest in a year when surrounding states suffered drought, prices for Iowa farmland hit their highest level since 1981.
New Rules For Large-Scale Livestock Operations
(Dec 20, 2002) The Bush administration announced new standards for the nation's large-scale livestock operations this week, claiming the new guidelines will lead to a 25-percent reduction in water pollution from America's farms.
Market Analysis: Dec 20, 2002
(Dec 20, 2002) The grain markets were under pressure this week with end of the year evening-up one factor.
Market Plus: Dec 20, 2002
(Dec 20, 2002) With us this week, Tomm Pfitzenmaier, one of our regular market analysts. Tomm, it's an odd time of the year, it's the holiday trading time, thin trading, you talked about it in the show. Anything in particular producers should be doing right now?
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