Iowa Public Television


Market to Market October 22, 2004 (#3007)

In the News

  • McDonald's Earnings Jump 38 Percent
    (Oct 22, 2004) McDonald's Corp rode strong U.S sales to a 38 percent increase in third-quarter earnings, its fifth straight quarter of increased profits since snapping out of a slump last year.
  • Company Makes Car Parts From Soybeans
    (Oct 22, 2004) A North Dakota-based company that makes interior vehicle parts out of natural fibers is taking one of the state's most abundant crops and putting it behind the wheel.
  • Army Corps Works To Mitigate Effects of Drought
    (Oct 22, 2004) The U.S Army Corps of Engineer says it is taking steps to offset the impacts of drought along the Missouri River.