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Statue at U.S. Capitol Honors Borlaug (#4008)

Statue at U.S. Capitol Honors Borlaug (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 6:42 PM

To honor the man credited with saving more lives than anyone who has ever lived, a statue was commissioned to be placed in the U.S. Capitol. 05:26 Read More »
Market Plus: Darin Newsom (#4008)

Market Plus: Darin Newsom (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 6:33 PM

Market Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Market to Market (October 17, 2014) (#4008)

Market to Market (October 17, 2014) (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 6:33 PM

Full Program: U.S. farmers slowly harvest what are expected to be record corn and soybean crops. National Geographic unveils a free, iPad app examining the challenges of feeding a burgeoning global population. Dr. Norman Borlaug, the Father of the Green... 27:51 Read More »
Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4008)

Market Analysis: Darin Newsom (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 6:18 PM

Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
Crop Harvest Delayed by Wet Weather (#4008)

Crop Harvest Delayed by Wet Weather (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 6:04 PM

Nationally, only 24 percent of America’s corn is in the bin. That’s up 7 percentage points from last week, but still well behind the 5-year average pace of 43 percent. Read More »

EPA Approves New Weed Killer for Engineered Crops (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:53 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new version of a popular weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans. Read More »

Study: Natural Gas Surge Won't Slow Climate Change (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:52 PM

Cheap and plentiful natural gas isn't quite a bridge to a brighter energy future as claimed and won't slow global warming, a new study projects. Read More »

Whole Foods to Rank Produce Based on Farming Practices (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:52 PM

Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as "good," 'better" or "best" based on the supplier's farming practices. Read More »

Illinois Landowners Sue Over Fracking Barrier (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:51 PM

Southern Illinois landowners are suing the state for failing to implement hydraulic fracturing, calling the long-running process for adopting rules governing the oil and gas extraction method tantamount to illegal government seizure of property... Read More »

Illinois Pet Dubbed World's Tallest Cow (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:50 PM

A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest. Read More »

Missouri Approves Tougher Rules for Captive Deer (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:50 PM

Missouri officials have approved tougher regulations for deer ranchers and hunting preserves in an attempt to prevent the spread of disease. Read More »
Reporters' Roundtable: The 2014 Elections (#4206)

Reporters' Roundtable: The 2014 Elections (#4206)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:27 PM

Full Program: On this edition of Iowa Press our reporters cover the 2014 elections. 29:05 Read More »
National Geographic App Examines the Future of Food (#4008)

National Geographic App Examines the Future of Food (#4008)

posted on October 17, 2014 at 1:39 PM

In addition to a special companion website, natgeo.com, National Geographic’s free, “Future of Food” iPad app includes all published stories from the magazine’s current series on food. Read More »
The Creation, Destruction, and Legacy of Penn Station (#0)

The Creation, Destruction, and Legacy of Penn Station (#0)

posted on October 16, 2014 at 7:10 AM

The original Penn Station was considered an architectural jewel of the Big Apple in its heyday, but how did it get built? And why was it ultimately demolished? “For most people, it wasn’t until that station was torn down that they... Read More »
Market Plus: Dan Hueber (#4007)

Market Plus: Dan Hueber (#4007)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 6:50 PM

Market Analyst Dan Hueber discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. 10:38 Read More »
Market to Market (October 10, 2014) (#4007)

Market to Market (October 10, 2014) (#4007)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 5:27 PM

Full Program: Texas ranchers drive their herds north in search of grazing land and feedlots. Market to Market unveils a new educational resource for agricultural instructors. We learn how a baseball park built in a cornfield 25 years ago, continues to draw... 27:47 Read More »
Market Analysis: Dan Hueber (#4007)

Market Analysis: Dan Hueber (#4007)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 5:19 PM

Analyst Dan Hueber discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson. Read More »
"Field of Dreams" Film Celebrates its 25th Anniversary (#4007)

"Field of Dreams" Film Celebrates its 25th Anniversary (#4007)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 4:05 PM

"Field of Dreams" is an iconic movie about baseball, family and rural America. 2014 marks its 25th Anniversary. 07:24 Read More »
Market to Market Unveils Classroom Resources (#4008)

Market to Market Unveils Classroom Resources (#4008)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 3:51 PM

Market to Market has a new online resource for anyone interested in learning more about the business of farming;the impact of science and technology; and even the basics of commodity trading. 00:58 Read More »
Political Polling (#4205)

Political Polling (#4205)

posted on October 10, 2014 at 3:35 PM

Full Program: On this edition of Iowa Press, our guests are public opinion pollster J. Ann Selzer, president of Selzer & Company, Inc.; Chris Larimer, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Northern Iowa; and Arthur Sanders, Ellis and... 28:48 Read More »
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