Regional “Moms” Announced By Monsanto

Spencer, IA: (Apr 24, 2015) – Monsanto Fund has announced its 2015 class of regional winners in its America’s Farmers…


Dayton Declares State Of Emergency Over Bird Flu

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency over a bird flu outbreak…


Bird Flu Confirmed At Sac County Turkey Farm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Department of Agriculture says a turkey farm in Sac County has become the…

FFA Alumni

Iowa FFA Alumni: Who They Are, How You Can Join

Zach Classen of West Bend is the President of the Iowa FFA Alumni and tells us more about the group, their goals and how you can help.


Warm Weather Needed To Kill Bird Flu Virus

Spencer, IA: (Apr 23, 2015) – State & federal officials are hoping for a little warm weather to combat the…


Bird Flu Hits 13 More Minnesota Turkey Farms

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The number of Minnesota farms hit by bird flu outbreaks has taken a big jump — 13…

Craig Hill

IFBF Pres. Hill at FFA Conference

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation President Craig Hill talks about their support of FFA, the Des Moines Waterworks lawsuit and TPA.

Will Keim

Dr. Will Keim Inspires FFA Members and Us To Do More

Dr. Will Keim gave a keynote address at the FFA conference and inspires listeners to serve more, be kind and make the best of your situation.

Northey, 2014

Sec. Northey at FFA Conference

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey talks about the importance of FFA and recent trade trips to China and Malaysia.


Number Of Iowa Chickens To Be Killed Due To Bird Flu Lower

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The number of chickens at a northwest Iowa farm that will need to be killed…


Minnesota Lawmakers Provide Emergency Funds To Combat Bird Flu

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are providing extra money as the state struggles to get a bird flu…

USDA Confirms Case Of H5N2 Avian Influenza In Osceola County, Iowa

DES MOINES, IA: (Apr 20, 2015) – The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service…


Paul Kassel On Corn Planting

Spencer, IA: (Apr 20, 2015) – Iowa State University Extension Field Agronomist Paul Kassel on planting corn in Northwest Iowa.


Branstad To Tour Northwest Iowa Ethanol Plant Tuesday

Spencer, IA: (Apr 20, 2015) – Iowa’s Governor and Lt. Governor will be in Northwest Iowa Tuesday visiting the Quad…


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Vander Veen

This week features the Iowa FFA N.W. State V.P. Devan Vander Veen of the Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA Chapter highlighting the Leadership Conference 4/20-21 in Ames.

Iowa Corn

ICGA Is Neutral On Technology Lawsuits

JOHNSTON, Iowa — April 16, 2015 – Recent lawsuits against seed companies have caused confusion about the role of the…

Aaron Putze

Food and Family Project Update

Aaron Putze is Coordinator of the Iowa Food and Family Project and tells us what the project is, who is involved and ways listeners can get involved.

Farm Setting

Meteorologist Forecasts Good Weather For Corn Planting

Spencer, IA: (Apr 16, 2015) – KICD Farm Director Dan Skelton visits with DTN Chief Meteorologist Bryce Anderson about weather…

Northey, 2014

Iowa’s First Case of H5N2 Avian Influenza Is In Buena Vista County

Spencer, IA: (Apr 14, 2015) – The Iowa Department of Agriculture confirmed on Tuesday that a commercial turkey flock in…


H5N2 Avian Influenza Confirmed In Buena Vista County, Iowa

DES MOINES – The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the…