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Avian Influenza Suspected At 5 More Northwest Iowa Sites

Spencer, IA: (Apr 28, 2015) – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) is responding to five probable…

Michael Tupper

Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Tupper

This week features the new Iowa FFA Association President Michael Tupper of New Hampton.


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.

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Live At The Lakes Concerts


Another year of musical entertainment is lined up for Arnolds Park...

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Holly Crash Investigation Denied


The National Transportation Safety Board has declined a request to reopen the investigation of an Iowa plane crash...

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State officials say the bird flu virus has been found in a large egg-laying flock in northwest Iowa, plus four more poultry farms...

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Buddz’s Accused To Trial


One of the defendants in an arson case goes to trial today...

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Sheldon Trailer Vandalism


Sheldon Police are asking for help in a vandalism case...