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Overall Index Down In Rural Midwest Banker Survey

posted on June 20, 2014 at 2:28 PM

June's results indicate that areas highly dependent on agriculture and energy are experiencing slower growth than a year ago. Full Story

Market to Market (March 28, 2014)

posted on March 28, 2014 at 7:08 PM

Market to Market (March 28, 2014)
Full Program: An agricultural pioneer credited with saving more than a billion lives is immortalized in bronze, melting snowpack may recharge California waterways, but not before prospectors strike gold, and record prices prompt some dairy producers to expand... Full Story

Market to Market (March 21, 2014)

posted on March 21, 2014 at 5:13 PM

Market to Market (March 21, 2014)
Full Program: The latest snapshot of the rural economy reveals modest improvement on Mainstreet. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack responds to pointed criticism from House lawmakers. Organic production is on the rise, but some growers hedge their bets with... Full Story

Market to Market (April 27, 2012)

posted on April 27, 2012 at 7:59 PM

Market to Market (April 27, 2012)
Full Program: The Agriculture Department confirms the 4th U.S. case of Mad Cow Disease, but officials stress the animal posed no threat to human health. A Midwestern farmstead made famous by an iconic motion picture finds its way back into the spotlight. Market... Full Story

Market to Market (April 20, 2012)

posted on April 20, 2012 at 7:24 PM

Market to Market (April 20, 2012)
Full Program: Secretary of Education Arne Duncan prioritizes the role of agricultural teaching. USDA Secretary Vilsack visits Market to Market to offer his outlook for the rural economy. And the University of Iowa revisits a play from the 1980s and uses... Full Story

Experts Ponder Rural Economic Outlook

posted on January 20, 2012 at 4:36 PM

Experts Ponder Rural Economic Outlook
A monthly survey of economic conditions in 10 Midwest and Great Plains states soared to a 4 1/2-year high this week but the barometer also indicated the rural economy is likely to slow in the months ahead. Full Story

Economist Eyes Market Slowdown Stateside and Abroad

posted on January 6, 2012 at 4:39 PM

Economist Eyes Market Slowdown Stateside and Abroad
Creighton University economic professor is connecting the dots between the EuroZone debt and lower commodity prices during the first six months of 2012 Full Story

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