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Soy Sustainability

Laura Foell of the U.S. Soybean Export Council talks about sustainability, exports and quality in the soybean industry.

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Focus On Youth In Ag- Johnson

Katie Johnson is a member of the Okoboji FFA Chapter and an Iowa State University student.

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Farm Service Agency Update

Spencer, IA: (Jan 19, 2015) – This week’s guest is Angie Christian, Kossuth County FSA County Executive Director.

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Northey Will Visit Counties Targeted By Des Moines Water Works

Spencer, IA: (Jan 14, 2015) – Last week we reported that the Des Moines Water Works plans to sue three…


Iowa Policy at AFBF Does Well

Joe Heinrich is the V.P. of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation and says the language goals of the group made…

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Livestock Outlook Positive

Glynn Tonsor of Kansas State University gave the livestock outlook at this year’s AFBF Annual Meeting.


IFBF Pres. Talks AFBF Awards and Policy

Craig Hill is the President of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation and talks about highlights for Iowa at this year’s…

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AFBF Pres. Talks Veterans and Rural Ideas

American Farm Bureau Federation President Bob Stallman talks about initiatives at AFBF to get more veterans in agriculture and ideas…

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WOTUS and Water Quality Policy

Don Parrish of the AFBF talks about funding of WOTUS and how Iowa is on the water quality radar in…

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AFBF Economist Sees 2015 As Positive

AFBF Chief Economist Bob Young sees the U.S. economy as getting stronger, talks interest rates and what part of the…

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Cancellations and Postponements

Winter Weather Announcements 1240

  Sunday, February 1st: No Services at the following Churches: Marathon United Methodist Church-also no Bible Study The Peterson Congregational…

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Spencer Snow Emergency In Effect


All vehicles must be off of city streets tonight from midnight to 7:00 a.m...

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Leadership Spencer Registration Open

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The 10-week course will run each Monday from 3-5 p.m. starting March 2nd...

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Winter Trout Stocking


The Iowa DNR trout truck is expected to show up at Scharnberg Park sometime between 12 and 1 Saturday afternoon...

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Storm Lake House Fire


The cause of the fire was ruled electrical in nature...