CPR http://iowapublicradio.org en The Future of Crop Insurance and CRP http://iowapublicradio.org/post/future-crop-insurance-and-crp <p>As the Farm Bill is debated in the U.S. House of Representatives, host Charity Nebbe digs into the politics of farm policy in a special joint broadcast with <a href="http://www.kcur.org/">KCUR </a>in Kansas City and <a href="http://harvestpublicmedia.org/">Harvest Public Media</a>.&nbsp; What's the future of crop insurance and the Conservation Reserve Program?&nbsp; What's at stake for farmers large and small?&nbsp; And also, how will what happens on the farm affect the rest of the country?</p><p></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:30:52 +0000 Sarah Boden 22714 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Future of Crop Insurance and CRP Everyday Heroes http://iowapublicradio.org/post/everyday-heroes <p>What's your definition of a hero? Someone who puts themselves in harm's way?&nbsp; Someone who acts selflessly?&nbsp; Today on "River to River" we speak with four Iowans who have done something extraordinary and are being honored by the American Red Cross of Greater Iowa as "Heroes of the Heartland."</p><p></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 17:11:15 +0000 Ben Kieffer 19138 at http://iowapublicradio.org Everyday Heroes