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Market to Market (July 4, 2014)

posted on July 3, 2014 at 7:12 PM

Market to Market (July 4, 2014)
Full Program: Storms slash across the Midwest leaving high water and damaged crops in their wake. Livestock prices continue to flirt with all-time highs while grain markets take it on the chin. One entrepreneur combines land and lake in an attempt to “catch” a... Full Story

Market to Market (June 13, 2014)

posted on June 13, 2014 at 8:20 PM

Market to Market (June 13, 2014)
Full Program: Preservationists document the history of the American farm, by listening to those who remember. A rare display of unity in Washington results in a multibillion dollar project to shore up U.S. ports and improve flood control in the Grain Belt. The... Full Story

FDA Backs Off Animal Feed Rule Affecting Brewers

posted on April 25, 2014 at 11:10 AM

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it will revise proposed livestock feed rules after hearing objections about the potential cost from brewers who sell grain leftover from making beer to ranchers and dairy... Full Story

Minnesota farm income drop sharply in 2013

posted on March 28, 2014 at 9:23 AM

A new report says Minnesota farm income dropped dramatically in 2013 largely because of lower corn prices. Full Story

Officials: Ice in Mississippi River delays traffic

posted on March 28, 2014 at 9:11 AM

Barge operators say persistent ice in the Mississippi River is delaying traffic along the water by about a month. Full Story

Market to Market (August 24, 2012)

posted on August 24, 2012 at 6:56 PM

Market to Market (August 24, 2012)
Full Program: The worst drought in 50 years pushes grain and oilseed prices into record territory. Less corn for food, feed and fuel creates ripple effects from Wall Street to Main Street. This special edition of Market to Market examines the economic impact of... Full Story

Market to Market (April 13, 2012)

posted on April 13, 2012 at 10:41 PM

Market to Market (April 13, 2012)
Full Program: The FDA rolls-out a rule to end sub-therapeutic doses of antibiotics. Grain stocks remain historically tight as farmers move into the field. Nebraska residents find an oasis in what some have called a "food desert." Market analysis with Tomm... Full Story

Market to Market (January 13, 2012)

posted on January 13, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Market to Market (January 13, 2012)
Full Program: Government analysts increase estimates on global corn supplies and grain prices plunge. The Agriculture Department announces plans to close hundreds of offices across the nation. Innovative operations take root in the Big Apple and two companies... Full Story

Market to Market (November 4, 2011)

posted on November 4, 2011 at 7:32 PM

Market to Market (November 4, 2011)
Full Program: Presidential candidates outline their vision for key sectors of the rural economy. North Dakota residents struggle to recover from record flooding in Minot. Those stories and market analysis with Naomi Blohm. Full Story

Market to Market (October 28, 2011)

posted on October 28, 2011 at 6:56 PM

Market to Market (October 28, 2011)
Full Program: Tight supplies and strong demand support grain and oilseed prices amidst a bountiful harvest. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack offers his outlook for rural America in the months ahead. Those stories and market analysis with Elaine Kub. Full Story

Market to Market (October 21, 2011)

posted on October 21, 2011 at 7:56 PM

Market to Market (October 21, 2011)
Full Program: The Environmental Protection Agency issues its final decision on agricultural dust. The Corps of Engineers says damages along the Missouri River increase risks of flooding next year. A Midwestern University scores points with agricultural... Full Story

Market to Market (October 14, 2011)

posted on October 14, 2011 at 7:36 PM

Market to Market (October 14, 2011)
Full Program: USDA increases its estimates on domestic grain ending stocks. Congress approves three long-awaited unilateral trade agreements. And the World Food Prize honors two leaders for alleviating poverty and hunger. Those stories and market analysis with... Full Story

Market Plus: Market Analyst John Roach

posted on September 2, 2011 at 6:25 PM

Market Plus: Market Analyst John Roach
Market Analyst John Roach discusses the commodity markets with host Mark Pearson. Full Story

Market to Market (August 26, 2011)

posted on August 26, 2011 at 8:20 PM

Market to Market (August 26, 2011)
Full Program: From Wall Street to Main Street, economists note the impact of a slowing economy. A major grain processor refuses to accept federally approved genetically engineered corn. Despite uncertainty over federal support, the "winds of change" bring... Full Story

Market Plus: Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier

posted on August 26, 2011 at 6:18 PM

Market Plus: Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier
Market Analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discusses the commodity markets with host Mark Pearson. Full Story
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