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6 hours ago

CRP Information Meeting this Friday

STORM LAKE, February 9, 2016—An informational meeting will be held Friday in Storm Lake for landowners and producers interested in…

Iowa Soybean

9 hours ago

Soybean Research Conference Feb. 16-17 in Des Moines

Ed Anderson of the Iowa Soybean Association talks about why the conference has moved to Des Moines and other changes in this year's research conference schedule.

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1 day ago

Farm Service Agency Update

Lisa Forburger of the Palo Alto County FSA office talks about reporting changes in your farm, an upcoming CRP meeting and ARC re-enrollment.


5 days ago

Windom Beef Plant to Re-open as Pork Plant

Windom, MN: (Feb 05, 2016) – According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the PM Beef plant in Windom has been…


1 week ago

2016 Cattle Industry Convention Report: Kristina Butts

San Diego, CA: (Feb 03, 2016) – This report from the 2016 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show is…


1 week ago

Outgoing NCBA President Talks Legacy and Reputation

Philip Ellis is the immediate Past President of the NCBA and talks with Dan about the importance of legacy and reputation.


2 weeks ago

Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Grems

This week features Tyler Grems of the Okoboji FFA Chapter in Milford.


2 weeks ago

NCBA Environmental Stewardship Winner

Dan Skelton visits with John Griggs, who's cattle operation was recognized for environmental stewardship that the Cattle Industry Convention in San Diego.


2 weeks ago

Meet The New NCBA President

Tracey Brunner takes over the president's duties at the NCBA and talks about his operation and hot topics in the cattle industry.

Pork Congress

2 weeks ago

Meet The New IA Pork Producers President

Al Wulfekuhle of Quasqueton is the new president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association. Learn about his farm and policy discussed at the IPPA business meeting on Tuesday.

Barn Explosion

2 weeks ago

Pit Foam Safety Tips

Leon Sheets is a past president of the Iowa Pork Producers and was caught in a hog barn explosion. He was on a panel offering safety tips to producers at the Iowa Pork Congress.


2 weeks ago

Iowa Egg Farms Slowly Recovering from Last Year’s Bird Flu

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa egg farms are bouncing back from last year’s bird flu outbreak but rebuilding flocks…

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2 weeks ago

Free Windbreak Seminar in Spencer on February 4th

Spencer, IA: (Jan 25, 2016) – An Iowa State University Extension Forester will conduct a windbreak seminar in Spencer in…


2 weeks ago

FSA Official Reminds Producers to Sign Up for Farm Program

Spencer, IA: (Jan 25, 2016) – Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director Larry Lago talks about some of the…

Pork Congress

2 weeks ago

Iowa Pork Congress This Week In Des Moines

Ron Birkenholz of the Iowa Pork Producers Association highlights the events at the Iowa Pork Congress this Wednesday and Thursday in Des Moines.


2 weeks ago

Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Miller

This week features Carson Miller of the Okoboji FFA Chapter of Milford.

Farm Setting

2 weeks ago

Farm Estate Planning Workshop Thursday In Emmetsburg

Angie Strohman of the Palo Alto County ISU Extension Office tells how you can participate in this informative workshop 1/28 in Emmetsburg.


3 weeks ago

Cattle Report Expected to Show Fewer Placements Last Month

Spencer, IA: (Jan 22, 2016) – A government report is expected to show a dip in the number of feeder-cattle…


3 weeks ago

King Talks of RFS Letter and Defends His Support of Cruz

Congressman Steve King talks about the letter sent to the EPA in support of the RFS and defended his support of Ted Cruz at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit.

Monte Shaw

3 weeks ago

State of Renewable Fuels in Iowa

Monte Shaw of the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association talks about the state of the renewable fuels industry and the challenges sub $30 crude oil brings.