Beth Doran

Cattle Workshops Coming in December

Beth Doran, ISU Extension Beef Specialist, tells about the BQA/Marketing workshops and Feedlot Monitoring workshop coming December 2nd and 4th.


Ag Sec. Tom Vilsack Discusses the 2nd Beef Checkoff

USDA Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack talks about the 2nd Proposed Beef Checkoff.

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Farm Service Agency Update

Larry Lago of the Emmet and Dickinson County FSA office talks about ARC and PLC.

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Clay County Growers Plot Results

Dave Hessman of the Clay County Growers Association highlights results from this year's plot located 8 miles south of Spencer.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-McCarty

This week features Katrina McCarty of the Clay Central-Everly FFA Chapter.

Colin Woodall

Woodall Talks 2nd Beef Checkoff and WOTUS

Colin Woodall of the NCBA talks about the 2nd Beef Checkoff, Waters of the U.S. and trade.

Mike Conaway

Texas Congressman Conaway To Lead House Ag Committee

Spencer, IA: (Nov. 19, 2014) – Texas Republican Congressman Mike Conaway will become the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee…

Steve Meyer

Pork Economics

Dr. Steve Myer or Paragon Economics talks about pork demand, expansion and risk management.


Farmers Turn To Barges To Deliver Goods

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Congested rail ways have more corn and soybean farmers in Minnesota turning to the Mississippi River and…


Vilsack Becomes Longest-Serving Ag Secretary In Nearly 50 Years

Spencer, IA: (Nov. 17, 2014) – U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will soon become the longest-serving person in that Cabinet…

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Harvest Grain Quality

Dr. Charles Hurburgh of ISU talks about the quality of the corn crop just harvested in Iowa.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Knock

This week features Tari Knock of the Clay Central-Everly FFA Chapter.

Melissa O'Rourke

Farm Bill Information Meeting To Be Held

In this interview, Farm Director Dan Skelton visits with Iowa State University Extension Farm & Agribusiness Management Specialist Melissa O’Rourke…

Paul Kassel

Soil Testing and Nematode Control

Dan visits with ISU Extension Agronomist Paul Kassel about the importance of soil testing after harvest.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture

This week features Suzie Castillo of the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn FFA Chapter.


Elwynn Taylor Predicts “Normal” Winter

Iowa State University Extension Climatologist Elwynn Taylor visits with Farm Director Dan Skelton about his expectations for November weather and…

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Northey Elected To 3rd Term

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Northwest Iowa farmer Bill Northey has been elected to a third term as Iowa’s agriculture…

Kris Kohl

Grain Cool Down for Bins

Dr. Kris Kohl, ISU Extension Ag and Biosystems Engineer, gives tips on grain cool down and grain condition in your bins.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture

This week highlights Luke Streit of the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn FFA Chapter.

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Grain Bin Safety Webinar 11/5

Ed Kordick, Commodity Services Manager at the Iowa Farm Bureau, gives details about this free grain bin safety webinar at 1 p.m. on Nov. 5th.