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Market to Market (July 18, 2014)

posted on July 18, 2014 at 7:12 PM

Market to Market (July 18, 2014)
Full Program: Locked in a drought of epic proportions, California cracks down on unauthorized use of water. A Midwestern photographer documents the critical contributions of women in agriculture. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

Dairy ad campaign modified after complaints

posted on July 22, 2011 at 5:23 PM

Responding to a wave of criticism, a California milk board on Thursday modified an advertising campaign that targeted men by promoting milk as a way to lessen the effects of premenstrual syndrome. Full Story

More Women in Charge on Wisconsin Farms

posted on December 19, 2008 at 8:12 PM

MILWAUKEE (AP)--Lois Federman grew up on a 580-acre farm her great-grandparents settled southwest of Mineral Point, but she didn't think about running one until about 10 years ago. Full Story

Filmmaker Devotes Life to Documenting American Farm Women

posted on April 21, 2006 at 8:04 PM

Filmmaker Devotes Life to Documenting American Farm Women
Women farmers own nearly half of the country's farmland. Yet, they often don't get the recognition they deserve for their hard work on the farm. Some are farm wives, others are partners on the farm with their husbands, and there are those who... Full Story

Women Gaining Lead Roles in Agriculture

posted on April 14, 2006 at 8:04 PM

Women Gaining Lead Roles in Agriculture
Women farmers own nearly half of the country's farmland. Yet, they often don't get the recognition they deserve for their hard work on the farm. Some are farm wives, others are partners on the farm with their husbands, and there are those who... Full Story

Females On Farms

posted on September 28, 2001 at 8:09 PM

Choosing farm livin'… A recent department of agriculture survey reveals most women in agriculture did not grow up on farms and ranches. Full Story

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