Welcome to Iowa Public Television! If you are seeing this message, you are using a browser that does not support web standards. This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device. Read more on our technical tips page.

Iowa Public Television

 

Video: Market to Market

Market to Market

MARKET TO MARKET will continue the tradition that's made it one of the longest-running series on public television and the longest-running agricultural program anywhere - solid reporting about the issues that challenge agriculture and expert analysis of major commodity markets that fuel the economic engine of rural America. Despite the fact that agriculture and rural enterprises represent important sectors in nearly every state's economy, rural America's stories are given scant attention by the nation's traditional media. That's why MARKET TO MARKET'S broad range of reporting - from global trade conflicts to environmental controversies to new technologies to emerging rural economic initiatives -- is so important. As important are the series' experienced market analysts who provide thoughtful insight about price trends and offer strategies to help producers and processors cope with changing times. Mike Pearson returns as host and is nationally recognized for his agribusiness acumen and rural expertise.

 

Show: All Video | Full Programs Only

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Displaying 41 to 60 of 227 results.

  • Market to Market (July 12, 2013) (#3846)

    Full Program: House lawmakers approve the Farm Bill, but only by removing nutrition assistance. A train carrying nearly a million gallons of crude oil derails in Canada, killing 50 people. The Agriculture... 27:44

  • Market to Market (July 5, 2013) (#3845)

    Full Program: Washington’s failure to enact a Farm Bill, leaves dairy producers in limbo. A barometer of the Midwest economy declines for the third consecutive month. A record-breaking heat fuels lethal... 28:47

  • Market to Market (June 28, 2013) (#3844)

    Full Program: By choosing not to rule, the Supreme Court paves the way for increased blends of ethanol. The Senate approves a measure creating a path to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants. The... 27:43

  • Market to Market (June 21, 2013) (#3843)

    Full Program: After lengthy debate, House lawmakers reject their version of the Farm Bill. Federal authorities crack down on employers of undocumented workers. And the president proposes a massive trade deal... 27:45

  • Market to Market (June 14, 2013) (#3842)

    Full Program: Gusty winds and bone-dry forests fuel wildfires in Colorado and New Mexico. For the second time in a year, the Senate approves its version of the Farm Bill. Despite planting delays, the government... 27:44

  • Market to Market (June 7, 2013) (#3841)

    Full Program: Rains dampen the Corn Belt yet again, pushing the Mississippi River to flood stage. Senate lawmakers move one step closer to a final vote on the Farm Bill. Persistent drought in Colorado results in... 27:46

  • Market to Market (May 31, 2013) (#3840)

    Full Program: Torrential rains soak the Midwest, pushing rivers and streams well beyond their banks. New crop futures prices rally as some farmers wonder if they’ll ever finish spring planting. And horticultural... 27:44

  • Market to Market (May 24, 2013) (#3839)

    Full Program: A series of deadly tornadoes cuts a path of destruction across Oklahoma. Further north, more temperate weather leads to significant progress in spring planting. Legislation authorizing federal... 28:00

  • Market to Market (May 17, 2013) (#3838)

    Full Program: The U.S. Supreme Court rules on seed patents, it’s déjà vu for the House and Senate agriculture committees as they begin work, again, on the Farm Bill, and a study to determine the right balance... 27:44

  • Market to Market (May 10, 2013) (#3837)

    Full Program: USDA releases its first production estimates on this year’s crops. The battle continues over a proposal to build the Keystone XL Pipeline. We’ll spend some time with author and agricultural... 27:44

  • Market to Market (May 3, 2013) (#3836)

    Full Program: Winter reprises its role in the Grain Belt as record snowfall delays planting even further. The Food and Drug Administration gets the jitters over added caffeine in food and beverages. The Chicago... 27:44

  • Market to Market (April 26, 2013) (#3835)

    Full Program: The governor of a leading farm state negotiates agricultural trade with China. Heavy rains bring much-needed moisture to the Grain Belt and push rivers to flood stage. And with spring planting on... 27:44

  • Market to Market (April 19, 2013) (#3834)

    Full Program: Tempers flare over the Keystone XL pipeline. Wind energy advocates analyze the latest from the industry. While snow and rain whip the Midwest, chances of leaving the drought behind improve only... 28:42

  • Market to Market (April 12, 2013) (#3833)

    Full Program: Secretary Vilsack eyes the challenge of Obama’s 2014 budget. Protestors seeking immigration reforms press Congress for solutions. The USDA supply and demand report reveals a tight stocks-to-use... 27:43

  • Market to Market (April 5, 2013) (#3832)

    Full Program: Lawmakers mull immigration reforms in hopes of keeping a steady supply of labor in the fields. The threat of flooding returns to Fargo, while the rest of the nation contends with drought. Spring... 27:44

  • Market to Market (March 29, 2013) (#3831)

    Full Program: DuPont and Monsanto mend fences and agree to expand their biotech products. EPA analysis reveals many of America’s rivers and streams are in poor biological health. And the Agriculture Department...

  • Market to Market (March 22, 2013) (#3830)

    Full Program: Lawmakers find money for food inspection in a bill averting a government shutdown. The Obama administration touts the role of better nutrition in the war on childhood obesity. And spring is... 27:44

  • Market to Market (March 15, 2013) (#3829)

    Full Program: Ethanol proponents throw a birthday bash to celebrate 100 years of subsidies for Big Oil. Hours before its implementation, New York City’s ban on super-sized sugary drinks is struck down. Market... 24:07

  • Market to Market (March 8, 2013) (#3828)

    Full Program: An improving economic outlook pushes Wall Street to record highs. Secretary Vilsack tells lawmakers he has no other choice but to furlough meat inspectors. The State Department reports that a...

  • Market to Market (March 1, 2013) (#3827)

    Full Program: Partisan bickering ends in gridlock, paving the way for $85 billion in mandatory spending cuts. A government study reveals fast food accounts for a significant portion of America’s diet. Another... 24:45

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Displaying 41 to 60 of 227 results.


Show: All Video | Full Programs Only