August 19, 1999 - Governor Jesse Ventura's speech on the state’s role in dealing with the farm crisis, held at the Minnesota Rural Summit in Duluth. Also includes reaction from Marcie Mclaughlin, Director of Minnesota Rural Partners; and Representative Tim Finseth, chair of the Agricultural Policy committee in the Minnesota State House.
August 5, 1999 - A Mainstreet Radio special broadcast of Minnesota Citizens Forum, live from FarmFest in Redwood Falls. Tom Rothman hosts a discussion of the importance of a strong rural economy to Minnesota. Particpants of forum include Willis Anthony, Nicollet County farmer; Marcie McLaughlin, Minnesota Rural Partners; and Erlin Weness, U of M Farm Management Specialist.
September 24, 1993 - Mainstreet Radio presents broadcast from the Meadowland Farmer's Co Op in Lamberton, Minnesota. The program focuses on how local area is dealing with the effects of flooding from the previous spring and summer, and the impact it is having on farms and the economy.