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Butter sculptures churn 100-year state fair legacy

posted on August 12, 2011 at 5:05 PM

Life-size butter sculptures of everything from cows to space heroes and Hollywood stars are among the most beloved traditions of state fairs, drawing thousands of admirers each year from Iowa to Ohio and as far south as Texas. Full Story

Frugal Farmer Now Being Remembered as Generous

posted on December 16, 2010 at 1:12 PM

LEROY, MN (AP) — A retired farmer had a reputation in his small Minnesota town for being very frugal. Full Story

Remembering the Father of the Green Revolution

posted on December 30, 2009 at 3:12 PM

Remembering the Father of the Green Revolution
1970 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Iowa native, Dr. Norman Borlaug died September 12, 2009. He is best known for his research in Mexico to develop high-yielding, disease-resistant wheat that would grow in hard to grow areas of the world. Full Story

Market to Market (September 18, 2009)

posted on September 18, 2009 at 7:09 PM

Market to Market (September 18, 2009)
Full Program: Market analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier. Full Story

Bush Looks Back at His Rural Legacy

posted on January 16, 2009 at 8:01 PM

Bush Looks Back at His Rural Legacy
Throughout two terms, President Bush was a steadfast defender of free trade but his farm bill reforms fell short of final passage. Market to Market takes a look back at eight years of George W. Bush and agriculture. Full Story

In Memory of Doug Hjort

posted on January 2, 2009 at 8:01 PM

In Memory of Doug Hjort
Rural America lost a dear friend this week when one of our regular commodity analysts, Doug Hjort, passed away. Full Story

Market to Market Remembers Colleague

posted on October 24, 2008 at 8:10 PM

Market to Market Remembers Colleague
Market to Market lost a dear member of our family last Friday when 51-year old James Kay passed away. Full Story

Former Market Host Passes

posted on January 4, 2002 at 8:01 PM

For many, Chet Randolph will be remembered as the father of MARKET TO MARKET. But he was so much more. Full Story

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