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Rising Anger as Nicaragua Canal to Break Ground (#4018)

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:49 PM

Nicaraguan officials will start building access roads on state-owned land as the first step in creating a canal expected to rival that of Panama — a project supporters say will directly employ 50,000 people and dramatically boost the country's GDP. Read More »

Farm Workers May Not Get Any of $8.7M Award (#4018)

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:49 PM

A federal judge has ruled that a California-based labor contractor must pay $8.7 million in damages to Thai workers who were exploited while working at Hawaii farms, but it's not clear whether any of them will get the money. Read More »

Some Gray Wolves to be Returned to Endangered List (#4018)

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:48 PM

A federal judge on Friday threw out an Obama administration decision to remove gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list — a decision that will ban further wolf hunting and trapping in three states. Read More »

Texas Ranchers Seeking Alternative Incomes (#4018)

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:48 PM

Cattle producers in the nation's top beef-producing state are doing everything they can to make up for the smaller profits since the drought, which began in early 2011, forced a widespread culling of herds. Though limited supplies have prompted a... Read More »
Market to Market (December 19, 2014) (#4017)

Market to Market (December 19, 2014) (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 7:21 PM

Full Program: Hand out the cigars, President Obama normalizes relations with Cuba. A faith-based effort in the Heartland aims to ‘feed a man for a lifetime...’. Market analysis with Darin Newsom. 27:47 Read More »
Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4017)

Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 6:17 PM

Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Farmers donate Harvest to a good cause (#4114)

Farmers donate Harvest to a good cause (#4114)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 6:16 PM

Farmers band together to help people in need on the other side of the world using the Foods Resource Bank. 06:02 Read More »
Obama Moves to Normalize Relations with Cuba (#4017)

Obama Moves to Normalize Relations with Cuba (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:48 PM

This week marked one of the most significant policy shifts toward an adversary in over half a century, as the U.S. announced plans to restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba. Read More »

Cuomo Gets Kudos, Scorn for New York Fracking Ban (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:21 PM

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is getting heaped with praise by environmentalists and scorn by business interests for a planned state ban on hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, even as he insists the decision wasn't his. Read More »

Farmers, Unionists Protest EU-US Free Trade Talks (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:20 PM

Hundreds of farmers and trade unionists are protesting in Brussels against negotiations to set up a trans-Atlantic free trade zone, which they fear will leave them out in the cold at the expense of big multinationals. Read More »

Report Shows Drop in Iowa Farmland Values (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:15 PM

The average price of Iowa farmland fell nearly 9 percent in the past year, but it still remains far above the prices of a decade ago. Read More »

Avian Flu Confirmed in Wild Birds; Poultry Farmers Cautious (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:14 PM

Agriculture officials said Tuesday they've found avian influenza in wild birds in Washington state but there's no immediate public health concern. Read More »

Year after WV River Spill, Execs Face Charges (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:14 PM

When state inspectors arrived at Freedom Industries asking about a licorice smell enveloping West Virginia's capital city, the point person at the tank farm, Dennis P. Farrell, told them he knew nothing about a chemical leak. Almost a year later,... Read More »

U.S. Farmers Produce Bountiful Crop of Dry Beans (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:13 PM

U.S. farmers produced a bountiful crop of dry beans this year, but any potential savings for consumers might be gobbled up by freight problems in the Northern Plains, where much of the crop is grown. Read More »

Colorado Vows to Defend Pot Law Against States' Challenge (#4017)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Colorado's top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional, saying the drug is freely flowing into... Read More »
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