Iowa Farmland Values Drop Nearly 9 Percent

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 19, 2014) – The average price of Iowa farmland fell nearly 9 percent in the past year,…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Schoning

This week features Hanna Schoning of the Okoboji FFA Chapter in Milford.


PEDv Update

Dr. Lisa Becton of the National Pork Board gives an update on PEDv, what we have learned and where the fight now is against this virus.

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Clay County Extension Update

Jo and Amy of the Clay County ISU Extension and Outreach Office remind us about the beef weigh-in, membership enrollment, Find-Out Day and the NW Iowa Beef Bonanza.

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IFBF Hosts ARC/PLC Meetings

Dave Miller of the Iowa Farm Bureau talks about the ARC and PLC programs and the educational meetings coming soon.

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Nutrient Reduction Strategy Update

Iowa Sec. of Agriculture Bill Northey talks about the Nutrient Reduction Strategy and the state of agriculture in Iowa.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-McCarty

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

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Stallman Talks WOTUS, Tax Extenders & Policy

American Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman talks about the election, WOTUS, tax extenders and policy likely to be discussed at the upcoming AFBF Annual Meeting.

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week Angie Christian of the Kossuth County FSA Office talks about county elections plus updating yields and base acres.

Dan Morrical

NW IA Sheep Producers Meet Dec. 9th

Dr. Dan Morrical of ISU highlights what is on the agenda for NW IA Sheep Producers, Tuesday night in Sheldon.

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Immigration, Tax Extenders and Agriculture

Mary Kay Thatcher of the American Farm Bureau talks agricultural hot topics in Washington D.C.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Kahl

This week features Clayton Kahl of the Clay Central-Everly FFA Chapter.

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December Weather Forecast

DTN Chief Meteorologist Bryce Anderson looks at weather for the month ahead.

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Iowa Farm Bureau Annual Meeting

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation President Craig Hill highlights some of the annual meeting happenings this week in Des Moines.

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Corn Prices To Rise; Soy Prices To Fall: Rabobank

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 01, 2014) – Rabobank expects corn futures to rise slightly next year, partly because less of it…

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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.