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Cargill Responds To Transparency Concerns

Spencer, IA: Nov. 07, 2013 – Cargill says it will begin labeling ground beef that contains finely textured beef. The…

Merck Plans To Resume Sales Of Zilmax

Drugmaker says it will conclude quality control program first.

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Funds Available To Retailers For Blender Pumps

Industry attempts to build demand for renewable fuel.

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China Imports U.S. Grain Sorghum

Opens new market for sorghum

Chile Decides Against Levying Pork Duties

U.S. pork officials hail decision

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ICA President Wants Input From Members

The President of the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association (ICA) wants to hear from his members on a couple of issues. Ed…

Cattle Death Count Mounts From Early Upper Plains Blizzard

Spencer, IA: (Oct. 14, 2013) – Observers who have been there say more cattle than originally thought died in that…

Farm Rescue Helps Two Area Farmers

Spencer, IA: Oct. 11, 2013 A group that helps farm families in need with harvest has been working in Clay…

Farm Rescue Harvests Soybeans For Dickens Farmer

Spencer, IA: Oct. 08, 2013 – The non-profit group, Farm Rescue, will be in the area this week to help…

FFA Harvest Lunches This Week

Sioux Rapids, IA: The Sioux Central FFA will be handing out sack lunches this Wednesday (Oct. 09) at elevator locations…

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Spencer High School Principal Reflects on Graduating Class

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Principal Elli Wiemers tells KICD News about the legacy of Spencer High School Class of 2015...

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Bicyclist Struck

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A Sioux Center man is injured after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bike.

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Avian Influenza Friday

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Another probable case of Avian Influenza is found in northwest Iowa.

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Iowa Egg Production

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Iowa egg production for April fell 8 percent from the month before and 4 percent from a year ago as the bird flu claimed millions of egg-laying hens.

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Budget Debate

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Iowa lawmakers say they've made progress in determining how much to spend on the state's overall budget, including K-12 education.