Iowa Public Television


Market to Market September 2, 2005 (#3052)

In the News

  • Lamy Takes Reigns at WTO
    (Sep 2, 2005) Pascal Lamy took office this week as the new head of the World Trade Organization.
  • Cargill, Feds Settle Lawsuit on Pollutants
    (Sep 2, 2005) Cargill Inc will spend $130 million to upgrade pollution control mechanisms at 27 oilseed and corn plants following this week's settlement with federal officials.
  • Government Ends Probe of Texas Mad Cow Case
    (Sep 2, 2005) The government this week closed its investigation into the nation's first domestic case of mad cow disease, saying it could no pin down how a Texas cow was infected with the brain-wasting ailment.
  • No Progress as Textile Talks End
    (Sep 2, 2005) Talks between the United States and China on a dispute over American efforts to restrain surging imports of Chinese textiles broke down this week, leaving little chance of a settlement before President Hu Jintao visits Washington next week.