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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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Building Iowa’s Future Event Held in Spencer

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A sizable portion of the Iowa GOP statewide ticket was on hand in Spencer on Friday...

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Storm Lake Counterfeit Conviction

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Yoirland Rojas has been convicted of making and using counterfeit credit cards...

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Echo Plus Merging With Hope Haven

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Echo Plus of Spirit Lake and Estherville is merging into the Hope Haven organization...

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Clay County Joins First Impressions Program

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Western Iowa Tourism conducts the 'secret shopper' style program...

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Iowa Tourism Awards

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The Iowa Great Lakes Chamber of Commerce won a pair of awards...