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Klobuchar Discusses Bird Flu With Minnesota Turkey Producers

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Senator Amy Klobuchar has been meeting with Minnesota turkey producers to hear their concerns about the bird…


USDA Report “Nothing Too Shocking” – Traders

Spencer, IA: (Apr 09, 2015) – Grain traders in Chicago say today’s World Ag Supply/Demand Report contained “nothing too shocking”…


Cargill Earnings Report

Spencer, IA: (Apr 09, 2015) – Quarterly earnings for Cargill jumped 33% as booming meat profits and low grain prices…


Get BQA Certified For Free Through 4/15

Doug Bear is the State BQA Coordinator and explains what Beef Quality Assurance is, who needs it and how to get certified for free through April 15th.


Bird Flu Hits 2nd Farm In Minnesota’s Top Turkey County

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A second turkey farm in Minnesota’s top turkey-producing county has been hit by an outbreak of a…

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Clean Water Rule Being Reviewed At OMB

Spencer, IA: (Apr 07, 2015) – A final Clean Water Act rule has been sent to the Office of Management…

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week features Larry Stuckenbroker of the Jackson County, MN FSA Office talking about CRP management and certification of planted acres.


USDA Releases Weekly Crop Update

Spencer, IA: (Apr 07, 2015) – The first weekly Crop Progress and Conditions report for 2015 was released Monday. The…


Stolen Barn

WELTON, IA: (Apr 06, 2015) (AP) — An investigation of a barn theft in Welton, in far eastern Iowa, has…


Fire Destroys Boyden Hog Confinement

Spencer, IA: (Apr 06, 2015) – The Boyden Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire three miles…

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New Cherokee Police Chief Hired


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Buddz’s Arson Plea


One of two people charged in a fire that destroyed a Sheldon business enters a plea...

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Branstad/Reynolds To NW Iowa


Iowa's Governor and Lieutenant Governor are coming to northwest Iowa...

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Fire Crews Called To Rural Storm Lake


Thursday afternoon blaze took down a garage in rural Storm Lake...

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Infant Death Under Investigation


A 5-month-old boy was pronounced dead at the Buena Vista County Hospital...