Podcast

The 1980's Farm Crisis played out in many homes across the country. But for a future TV producer Laurel Bower, it is inspired a documentary on the topic. Bower explains how her family's struggles motivated her to make sure that story is not forgotten. 

Listen here: http://site.iptv.org/mtom/story/26946/babysitter-turned-documentarian-laurel-bauer-149

Then check out our Market to Market Classroom page on the topic. http://site.iptv.org/mtom/classroom/module/13999/farm-crisis

Laurel also produced several Market to Market stories and other documentaries for Iowa Public Television and her opening story relates her strong experience with the Pearson family that dates back decades.