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Clay County Growers Plot Results

Dave Hessman of the Clay County Growers Association highlights results from this year’s plot located 8 miles south of Spencer.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-McCarty

This week features Katrina McCarty of the Clay Central-Everly FFA Chapter.

Colin Woodall

Woodall Talks 2nd Beef Checkoff and WOTUS

Colin Woodall of the NCBA talks about the 2nd Beef Checkoff, Waters of the U.S. and trade.

Mike Conaway

Texas Congressman Conaway To Lead House Ag Committee

Spencer, IA: (Nov. 19, 2014) – Texas Republican Congressman Mike Conaway will become the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee…

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Pork Economics

Dr. Steve Myer or Paragon Economics talks about pork demand, expansion and risk management.

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Farmers Turn To Barges To Deliver Goods

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Congested rail ways have more corn and soybean farmers in Minnesota turning to the Mississippi River and…

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Vilsack Becomes Longest-Serving Ag Secretary In Nearly 50 Years

Spencer, IA: (Nov. 17, 2014) – U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will soon become the longest-serving person in that Cabinet…

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Harvest Grain Quality

Dr. Charles Hurburgh of ISU talks about the quality of the corn crop just harvested in Iowa.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Knock

This week features Tari Knock of the Clay Central-Everly FFA Chapter.

Melissa O'Rourke

Farm Bill Information Meeting To Be Held

In this interview, Farm Director Dan Skelton visits with Iowa State University Extension Farm & Agribusiness Management Specialist Melissa O’Rourke…

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Law Enforcement Reports

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A man has been arrested on felony charges following a fight at the Main Street Bar in Terril...

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Spencer Woman Named Mrs. Iowa International

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Jill Brees Barr will take part in the Mrs. International 2015 competition next July...

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New Spirit Lake City Hall Open

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An open house will take place on Tuesday from 3:30-5:00...

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Alco Stores Shutting Down

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Alco has locations in Emmetsburg, Estherville and Orange City...

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Spencer Rail Removal Project Approved

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The city will receive over $45,000 from a Salt Lake company to remove a portion of rail and tie...