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#IPTVMarket VoW: Greens Train (#4027)

#IPTVMarket VoW: Greens Train (#4027)

posted on February 25, 2015 at 4:19 PM

Let's get on board the greens train at Scissortail Farms. Here's a look at the aeroponics greenhouse of Scissortail Farms in Tulsa Ok. Read More »
Market to Market (February 20, 2015) (#4026)

Market to Market (February 20, 2015) (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:23 PM

Full Program: A train carrying millions of gallons of crude from the Bakken Shale of North Dakota ignites a massive fireball in West Virginia. Litigants prepare ‘a case for clean water’ as a municipal utility in Iowa sues counties upstream over excessive... 27:46 Read More »
Market Plus: Darin Newsom (#4026)

Market Plus: Darin Newsom (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:22 PM

Market Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 08:29 Read More »
High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM

It’s a morning ritual in Iowa’s capitol city. The Des Moines Waterworks collects samples from the Raccoon River - the primary source of drinking water for half-a-million central Iowans. 10:47 Read More »
Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4026)

Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 6:52 PM

Market Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »

Growing pains: Oil boom turns prairie school to melting pot (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 3:42 PM

Every morning as principal Brad Foss arrives at his school — after just a 60-second commute — he's reminded of oil's giant footprint in this town. Read More »

Hog grower's lawyers object to mentions of Chinese ties (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 3:41 PM

Lawyers for the world's largest pork producer say it is bad enough being told your product stinks, but it's going too far to mention that a Chinese company is behind it. Read More »
Regents Funding Model for Iowa Private Colleges (#4222)

Regents Funding Model for Iowa Private Colleges (#4222)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 3:26 PM

Full Program: Jeffrey Bullock, president of the University of Dubuque in Dubuque; Kent Henning, president of Grand View University in Des Moines; and Mark Putnam, president of Central College in Pella are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program... 28:43 Read More »

Colorado mountain snow is bright spot during drought in West (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:44 PM

Snowpack in the mountain valleys where the Colorado River originates was only a little below normal on Wednesday, marking one of the few bright spots in an increasingly grim drought gripping much of the West. Read More »

Court Ruling Lists Gray Wolf as Endangered in Iowa (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:43 PM

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia reinstated Federal protections for wolves in the western Great Lakes region on December 19, 2014. The US Fish and Wildlife Service published its rule on the decision Friday. Read More »
Alternatives to traditional classroom education now offered at Iowa's private colleges (#4222)

Alternatives to traditional classroom education now offered at Iowa's private colleges (#4222)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:43 PM

With online education becoming more and more popular, the 21st century model of higher education is much different than traditional campus education. Central College, Grand View University, and University of Dubuque are starting to offer the online... 01:55 Read More »
Does the closing of AIB signal concern with other private colleges? (#4222)

Does the closing of AIB signal concern with other private colleges? (#4222)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:37 PM

The closing of the American Institute of Business in Des Moines came as a surprise to many in the higher education community. President's Mark Putnam, Jeffrey Bullock, and Kent Henning discuss what keeps their institutions from incurring the same... 03:02 Read More »
Regents university funding formula impact on private colleges (#4222)

Regents university funding formula impact on private colleges (#4222)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:33 PM

The presidents of University of Dubuque, Central College, and Grand View University all give their impressions of the new funding model for the states three regents universities and what impact it might have on them. Kent Henning, president of... 02:20 Read More »

Congressional Democrats seek to step up fracking oversight (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:09 PM

Democrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste. Read More »

Medical pot growers fear hemp will ruin their crop (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 1:05 PM

Southern Oregon farmers growing marijuana for medicine don't want fields of pot's prosaic cousin, industrial hemp, growing nearby. Read More »

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