Dec 9, 2016 | 3 min

According to the National Pipeline Mapping System, there are 2.4 million miles of pipe snaking underneath the United States. Seventy-two thousand miles of those pipes are devoted to moving crude oil...

Palmer Amaranth Sped to Midwest in CRP Seed
Dec 2, 2016 | 3 min

Seasonal optimism drives the gift-giving season. All is done with the prospect of putting a smile on someone’s face. However, an unexpected present was delivered to Midwestern farmers earlier this...

Market to Market (December 2, 2016)
Dec 2, 2016 | 28 min

A CRP seed mix accidentally delivers a yield cutting weed to Midwestern fields. Deadly tornadoes blast across regions already scorched by wildfires. And one farmer's vision of the future helps to pay...

State of the Iowa Democratic Party
Dec 2, 2016 | 29 min

Developing blueprints. Election losses driving democratic assessments and retooling. Insights from three democratic activists on this edition of Iowa Press. Funding for Iowa Press was provided by...

Brad Anderson
Dec 2, 2016 | 1 min

Democratic strategist Brad Anderson says part of the reason Democrats weren't successful in the 2016 election is that they didn't have the right message reaching the right people.