Videos 2017

Poinsettia
Dec 22, 2017 | 5 min

According to the American Christmas Tree Association, nearly 80 percent of U.S. households – about 94 million homes –have a Christmas tree this season. A holiday symbol almost as identifiable is the...

Market Plus: Tomm Pfitzenmaier (December 22, 2017)
Dec 22, 2017 | 15 min

Market analyst Tomm Pfitzenmaier discussing the commodity markets with host Paul Yeager in a special web-only feature.

Market to Market (December 22, 2017)
Dec 22, 2017 | 27 min

Runners hit the final hurdle on a much needed infusion of disaster cash. Removing recourse for farmers and ranchers at the packing house door. A community college creates a holiday staple in the classroom. Market analysis with Tomm Pfitzenmaier.

USDA Sued After Dropping New Fair Practices Rules
Dec 21, 2017 | 2 min

The herbicide glyphosate got a reprieve from the EPA this week. A draft of its final report revealed the active ingredient in the popular weed killer Roundup is not likely to be carcinogenic. The EPA...

Iowa Entrepreneur: RMA Armament
Dec 22, 2017 | 13 min

While serving in the Marines, Blake Waldrop lost a friend that was killed in combat. That military experience would later sent him on a rocky journey towards entrepreneurship, manufacturing military grade armor.

Iowa Entrepreneur: Mississippi River Distilling Company
Dec 22, 2017 | 13 min

Brothers Ryan and Garrett Burchett learned about entrepreneurship by working in a family business in their childhood. They’ve now started a business of their own in one of Iowa’s top tourist towns.

Iowa Entrepreneur:RMA Armament & Mississippi River Distilling Company
Dec 22, 2017 | 27 min

Learn how one man’s military experience sent him on a rocky journey towards manufacturing military grade armor, and meet two brothers who learned about entrepreneurship by working in a family business.

Ann Selzer
Dec 29, 2017 | 27 min

As the calendar turns to 2018 elections political pundits set their sights on future elections and examine public opinions. We dive deeper with one of the most accurate pollsters in America, Iowa's...

Rep. John Forbes (D - Urbandale) and Gerd Clabaugh
Dec 22, 2017 | 27 min

Marijuana and opioids mixed with politics could be hot button issues at the Statehouse in 2018. We dive deeper with State Representative John Forbes and the Director of the Iowa Department of Public...

Students using a laptop
Dec 19, 2017 | 5 min

Administration and staff at two Iowa school districts share how they support a robust and flexible technology infrastructure to support transformational learning experiences, including Internet...