VIDEOS 2016

Reporters’ Roundtable
November 4, 2016 | 29 min

Ready for an election. Past ready. Iowa political journalists comparing notes, sharing insights on this edition of Iowa Press. Funding for Iowa Press was provided by Friends, the Iowa Public...

Soybeans
November 4, 2016 | 2 min

The mirror being held up to rural America’s economy fails to show farmers working hard to gain ground. Genetically modified seeds, and the products that help them thrive, are part of the solution...

Market Plus: Darin Newsom
November 4, 2016 | 14 min

Market analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson in a special web-only feature.

Terry Brands Documentary Preview
November 30, 2016 | 3 min

The Terry Brands Documentary, produced by FloSports and airing live on Iptv.org on November 30 at 7 p.m.

Property Claims, Farm Trade and the Cuban Embargo
November 2, 2016 | 8 min

Shortly after the 1959 Cuban Revolution, the U.S. enacted a trade embargo on the tiny island nation. Eventually, 11 million people found themselves under socialist rule. But a warming between past...

Naomi Blohm on Market to Market
October 28, 2016 | 27 min

Renewable energy powers across a major threshold, and a group of southern growers say "out" with tobacco and "in" with organics. These stories and market analysis with Naomi Blohm

Wind turbines
October 28, 2016 | 2 min

The shift away from fossil fuels has hit an important landmark, and now represents a majority of the installed global electrical generating capacity. A report released this week by the International...

Strawberry field
October 28, 2016 | 7 min

As a way to help tobacco farmers recover from the Great Depression of the 1930s, the federal government established quotas that put strict limits on how much could be grown in exchange for government...

pumpkin puree
October 28, 2016 | 1:41

Learn how to make a pumpkin purée quickly and easily. You'll need a pie pumpkin (also called at sugar pumpkin). Cut off the stem, cut in half, clean out the seeds, and bake it at 400 degrees for 35-...

Market to Market (October 21, 2016)
October 21, 2016 | 27 min

Investing in government programs may be helping American farmers, and producers both north and south of the Florida Keys hope to reap benefits of agricultural trade with Cuba. These stories and...