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Farmers face a tough harvest

Sep 9, 2005
As farmers upriver in the Midwest start the grain harvest, it's a race against time. Kevin Lavery from KWMU in St. Louis reports the grain belt is taking this disaster right on the heels of another.

The report from Houston

Sep 9, 2005
the people most directly affected by Hurricane Katrina are in Baton Rouge. And Dallas. And Houston. They're trying to regain some normalcy. Marketplace's Bob Moon has been in Houston for the past week or so.

The week on Wall Street

Sep 9, 2005
Host Kai Ryssdal talks to analyst David Johnson about how Hurricane Katrina's aftermath may affect businesses along the gulf coast.

The outlook from Lower Manhattan

Sep 9, 2005
This Sunday at Ground Zero families of those who died in the World Trade Center will read aloud the names of the dead. Kai Ryssdal talks to Pradnya Joshi, who has been covering the plans for the site for Newsday.

Elections in Germany

Sep 9, 2005
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder is rolling the political dice has called elections a year early. And on the 19th, many voters will go to the polls to vote for the Left Party. Kyle James reports from Berlin.

Austin takes in hurricane refugees

Sep 9, 2005
About 4,000 people are staying at the Convention Center in Austin, Texas. Emily Donahue reports that it's hitting some in the wallet.

Getting back to business

Sep 9, 2005
In Baton Rouge, dislocated businesses from New Orleans are having a heckuva time finding office space. But that doesn't mean they haven't found a place to work. Sam Eaton reports.

Looking for the green

Sep 9, 2005
Dan Grech is in Mississippi, where getting cash may take more than just a trpi to the ATM.

Looking for work in Houston

Sep 9, 2005
New Orleans refugees are beginning to think about resettling. Bob Moon reports from Houston, where some are pounding the pavement.

How to make the ports move

Sep 9, 2005
The port of New Orleans needs a few good men (and women) to get up and running. Rachel Dornhelm reports.

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