Craig Hill

IFBF Pres Discusses Farm Situation and AFBF Presidency

Craig Hill is the President of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation and talks about the attitude of farmers seen at this year's policy conference.


“Farm Gadget” Show New to 2015 Clay County Fair

Spencer, IA: (Sep 02, 2015) – This interview is with Karen Schwaller, Superintendent of the Farm Gadget competition at the…

Northey, 2014

Water Quality and Nutrient Reduction Research

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey talks about the GIlmore City Drainage Research site and updates us on the Des Moines Waterworks lawsuit.


Expert Stresses Proper Methods to Can Tomatoes

Spencer, IA: (Aug 31, 2015) – Iowa State University Extension Health & Nutrition Specialist Renee Sweers discusses proper methods to…

Egg layers

Lessons Learned from Avian Influenza

Spencer, IA: (Aug 31, 2015) – Coke Anderson, owner of MCA Pullets, talks with Katie Johnson about how the Avian…

Soil Health Part

Soil Health Partnership Field Day 9/2 Near Sioux Rapids

Nicholas Goeser of the Soil Health Partnership talks about what growers will learn in this free workshop September 2nd, just south of Sioux Rapids.

Rich Stessman

Clay County Growers Field Day

Spencer, IA: (Aug 27, 2015) – This interview is from the Clay County Growers Field Day held August 26th. It…


Monsanto Drops Bid for Syngenta

Spencer, IA: (Aug 26, 2015) – Monsanto has dropped its roughly $46 billion bid for rival Syngenta AG, bringing an…


Farm Drainage Field Day Thursday Near Gilmore City

Matt Helmers of ISU tells who is speaking at this free event on the 27th and the research done for 25 years at the Gilmore City site.


Avian Influenza Impacts Fall Classes at Iowa State University

Ames, IA: (Aug 25, 2015) – As the fall semester begins at Iowa State University, nearly 500 students will be…


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Tupper

This edition features Michael Tupper, the Iowa FFA Association State President, while he was working at the Iowa State Fair.

Biomass grass

USDA Announces Incentives to Establish Biomass Crops

Spencer, IA: (Aug 21, 2015) – Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced that enrollment begins today for farmers and forest landowners…


Clay County Growers’ Field Day on Wednesday

Spencer, IA: (Aug 24, 2015) – This farm feature is with Sam Harper, Manager of the Clay County Growers’ Plot.…

2015 Pro Farmer

Pro Farmer Crop Tour-Friday

Brian Grete, leader of the Pro Farmer Crop Tour's Eastern Leg, give a summary of what was seen on the tour this year.

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Iowa State Fair Report: Iowa Honey Queen

This Iowa State Fair report is with Joy Westercamp of Farmington, the Iowa Honey Queen.

Brian Grete

Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour: Illinois and Eastern Iowa

Spencer, IA: (Aug 20, 2015) – This interview is with Brian Grete, leader of the Eastern leg of the Pro…

Lindsey Foss. Food.Family.Proj

Iowa State Fair Reports: Food & Family Project

Des Moines, IA: (Aug 19, 2015) – The Food and Family Project seeks to educate the public about how food…

Chip Flory

Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour: Chip Flory on Wednesday

Spencer, IA: (Aug 19, 2015) – This Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour interview is with Chip Flory, leader of the…


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Anderson

Amanda Anderson of the Algona FFA Chapter is the current State Reporter and tells us about herself and her duties at the Iowa State Fair.

2015-08-15 09.29.24

Iowa State Fair Report: 4-H Exhibit Building

Spencer, IA: (Aug 18, 2015) – This Iowa State Fair report is with Mitch Hoyer, Superintendent of the 4-H Exhibit…