Videos 2017

The Film Lounge: Halloween Style 2017 Host Ian Miller
October 30, 2017 | 48 min

The Film Lounge: Halloween Style

Rural Issues
October 27, 2017 | 27 min

Rural America at a crossroads in an era of turbulent policy and politics. We visit with a bipartisan pair of former U.S. Agriculture Secretaries to discuss the future of farm country on this edition...

Bram Stoker's Dracula book
October 27, 2017 | 2 min

People have long been fascinated with the supernatural abilities of vampires. Learn more about Dracula's powers and limitations in Bram Stoker's novel from Professor Craig Owens at Drake University.

Market Plus: Ted Seifried
October 27, 2017 | 11 min

Pearson: This is the Friday, October 27, 2017 version of the Market Plus segment. Joining us now is Ted Seifried. Ted, welcome back. Seifried: Hey, thanks for having me, Mike. Pearson: Well, we're...

Market to Market (October 20, 2017)
October 27, 2017 | 27 min

New rules could open the door for foreign labor’s return to the land. The buffer strip bell tolls for some upper Midwest farmers. Market analysis with Ted Seifried.

field workers
October 27, 2017 | 2 min

One economic school of thought says expansion, imperative to growth, usually translates to more jobs. For many farm operations, that new labor source may come from outside the U.S. Peter Tubbs...

October 25, 2017 | 1 min

Abby Brown and DanBot discuss the real meaning behind "Eat Your Colors!"

Minnesota Buffer Strip Law Deadlines Nears
October 27, 2017 | 7 min

Harvest time brings a frenetic pace as producers know winter is coming. Loyal viewers of this program have even adjusted their viewing habits while in the field. And looming government deadlines also...

Iowa Experience: Vietnam
October 2, 2017 | 1 hr 16 min

Ambassador Kenneth Quinn sets the stage for Veterans to discuss experiences that changed them forever. Dean Borg hosts.

Market to Market
October 20, 2017 | 3 min

The White House and the Environmental Protection Agency were at the center of another rural American sector –biofuels- as four governors and 38 senators sounded the alarm on rumors the EPA would cut...