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John Lawrence

How To Measure Iowa’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy

Dr. John Lawrence of Iowa State University explains how Iowa’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy is being measured and if it is improving the state’s water quality.

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Jr. High/High School Rodeo Coming To Estherville

The Iowa Junior High/High School Rodeo is at the Emmet County Fairgrounds in Estherville this weekend. Taylor and Bubba Grieg give the details.

Corn Refiners

Regulate Carbon Emissions from Crop Processing?

John Bode of the Corn Refiners Association talks about the EPA wanting to regulate the carbon emissions from crop processing and what it means to farmers.

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Learn How To Participate in ISA’s On-Farm Network

Patrick Reeg, Operations Manager Agronomic Research at the Iowa Soybean Association, tells how you can participate in their On-Farm Network.


Galm of Spencer FFA Recognized for Her Work With Goats

Abby Galm is a senior and member of the Spencer FFA Chapter. She was recognized with the Goat Production Proficiency Award at the Iowa FFA Leadership Conference.


IFBF Pres. at Iowa FFA Leadership Conference

Craig Hill is President of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation and talks about the importance of FFA and Iowa legislative topics.

Michael Tupper

Iowa FFA Conference Preview

Michael Tupper of New Hampton is the outgoing Iowa FFA Association President and highlights the Leadership Conference schedule, happening now in Ames.

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Which crop will make you the most money?

Mark Licht is a Cropping Systems Specialist with ISU and discusses the corn/soy price ratio and which crop can give the most return this year.

Local Headlines

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Spring Pill Take Back Numbers


The spring Pill Take Back event resulted in a large quantity of old unused medications being collected.

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Emporium Purchased by Parks


A structure that has been a big attraction in the Lakes area for decades is changing owners.

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Main Street Iowa Honors


Main Street Iowa celebrated 30 years of commitment to downtown and commercial district revitalization during an awards celebration

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Drunken Driving In Iowa


The number of drunken driving deaths on Iowa roads has been increasing over the past few years, but the number of driver's license revocations is down.

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Shayla Bee Family Addition

Shayla Bee

The Shayla Bee Family welcomes another member.