Iowa Public Television

 

Market to Market January 28, 2005 (#3021)


In the News

  • New Members Added To House Ag Committee
    (Jan 28, 2005) Lawmakers in Washington have named 11 new members to the House Agriculture Committee -- six for the Republican majority and five for the Democratic minority.
  • Report: 3 Packing Plants Violate Human Rights
    (Jan 28, 2005) Working conditions at three U.S meat processing plants -- in North Carolina, Nebraska, and Arkansas -- violated basic human rights, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
  • WTO Chief Calls For Stepped Up Efforts
    (Jan 28, 2005) World Trade Organization members must step up their efforts if they want to close a wide-ranging treaty to liberalize global commerce by 2006, WTO chief Supachai Panitchpakdi said this week.
  • ADM Reports 2Q Jump in Earnings
    (Jan 28, 2005) Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland Co said this week that second quarter earnings increased 42 percent despite higher corn costs.