Iowa Public Television


Market to Market May 25, 2007 (#3238)

In the News

  • U.S. Farm Producers To Sign Contracts with Cuba
    (May 25, 2007) Associated Press Havana--Communist Cuba expects to sign contracts for much as $150 million in American agricultural goods next week at the largest gathering of U.S farm producers here since Fidel Castro fell ill last summer.
  • Asian Soybean Rust Not in Iowa
    (May 25, 2007) Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa -- An announcement that a fungus called Asian soybean rust had been found in southern Iowa earlier this year made farmers worry that the destructive growth could damage their fields.
  • Chinese Officials Warn Against "Political" Trade Disputes
    (May 25, 2007) Associated Press Washington, D.C.--The Bush administration pushed for concrete results in high-level trade talks with China that began Tuesday, but the head of the Chinese delegation bluntly warned against confrontation.