Dave Hoekstra talks with Dr. Eric Hoiberg, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Iowa State University about his long career studying the working of agriculture-based communities in Iowa. He discusses getting into the field through his father and gaining an international perspective on rural life from spending time overseas growing up, increasing mechanization of farming and changing demographics have had on rural communities, his son Fred’s young Bulls team (and getting his basketball acumen from the maternal side), and more.[audio http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3458816/3458816_2018-01-27-234816.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3772.mp3]
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