Iowa Public Television


Market to Market February 3, 2006 (#3122)

In the News

  • 5-member Japan Degelegation Meets with USDA
    (Feb 3, 2006) After meeting with USDA secretary Mike Johanns, a member of Japan's opposition Democratic Party told the Associated Press that his country's consumers distrust the American beef inspection system.
  • Del Monte Cans Pineapple Operation in Hawaii
    (Feb 3, 2006) After 90 years of growing pineapple in Hawaii, Fresh Del Monte Produce announced this week it will stop operations there in a little more than two years.
  • A Faster Test for Diagnosos of Bird Flu
    (Feb 3, 2006) A laboratory test that can give a preliminary diagnosis of bird flu in humans received expedited approval Friday.