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Meet The New Iowa 4-H Leader

John-Paul Chaisson Cardenas is the new State 4-H Youth Development Program Leader. Learn about his priorities for 4-H programming in Iowa.

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Iowa 4-H Foundation Has New Executive Director

Albert Grunewald was recently named the new Executive Director of the Iowa 4-H Foundation. Learn more about him and the foundation in this interview.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture

This week features Hunter East of the Westwood FFA Chapter.

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week Dan visits with Lisa Forburger of the Palo Alto County FSA Office about timely topics.

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CME To Cut Trading Hours For Livestock Futures

Spencer, IA: (Oct. 03, 2014) – CME Group plans to sharply curb electronic trading hours for livestock futures and options,…

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Is Your Grain Bin Ready For Harvest?

ISU Extension Ag & Biosystems Engineer, Kris Kohl, gives tips on preparing your bin for harvest and how the weather will impact stored grain.

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ISU Ag Engineer Offers Advice On Reducing Field Loss

KICD Farm Director Dan Skelton interviews Extension Specialist Mark Hanna on preparing machines for harvest.

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week’s update is with Angie Christian of the Kossuth County FSA Office.

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Report Confirms Tight Soy Stocks

Spencer, IA: (Sep 30, 2014) -Tuesday’s Quarterly Stocks report from USDA pegged soybean stocks as of September 1st at 92…

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Beef Lot-Dairy Tours 10/1 and 10/2

ISU Extension Beef Specialist Beth Doran talks about the learning opportunities these tours offer beef and dairy producers.

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Federal Fugitives Being Sought

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Two federal fugitives are being sought in an Iowa court non appearance...

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CHI West Okoboji Apartments Remodeled

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There are 1,2, and 3 bedroom options available for $595, $495 and $386...

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Lake Park Field Fire

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Firefighters remained on scene for over an hour Tuesday...

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Sheldon Man Arrested For Burglaries

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Sheldon Police recently seized numerous items from the home of 27-year-old Travis Staab...

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Spencer Council Approves Home Base Iowa Agreement

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A meeting is set for November 20th from 11-12 at the municipal golf course...