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Meet The New NCBA President

Tracey Brunner takes over the president’s duties at the NCBA and talks about his operation and hot topics in the cattle industry.

Pork Congress

Meet The New IA Pork Producers President

Al Wulfekuhle of Quasqueton is the new president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association. Learn about his farm and policy discussed at the IPPA business meeting on Tuesday.

Barn Explosion

Pit Foam Safety Tips

Leon Sheets is a past president of the Iowa Pork Producers and was caught in a hog barn explosion. He was on a panel offering safety tips to producers at the Iowa Pork Congress.


Iowa Egg Farms Slowly Recovering from Last Year’s Bird Flu

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa egg farms are bouncing back from last year’s bird flu outbreak but rebuilding flocks…

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Free Windbreak Seminar in Spencer on February 4th

Spencer, IA: (Jan 25, 2016) – An Iowa State University Extension Forester will conduct a windbreak seminar in Spencer in…


FSA Official Reminds Producers to Sign Up for Farm Program

Spencer, IA: (Jan 25, 2016) – Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director Larry Lago talks about some of the…

Pork Congress

Iowa Pork Congress This Week In Des Moines

Ron Birkenholz of the Iowa Pork Producers Association highlights the events at the Iowa Pork Congress this Wednesday and Thursday in Des Moines.


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Miller

This week features Carson Miller of the Okoboji FFA Chapter of Milford.

Farm Setting

Farm Estate Planning Workshop Thursday In Emmetsburg

Angie Strohman of the Palo Alto County ISU Extension Office tells how you can participate in this informative workshop 1/28 in Emmetsburg.


Cattle Report Expected to Show Fewer Placements Last Month

Spencer, IA: (Jan 22, 2016) – A government report is expected to show a dip in the number of feeder-cattle…

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Say Yes To The Prom Dress


Saturday's Say Yes To The Prom Dress event runs from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Spencer Middle School...

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Emmet County Overlay Contract Awarded

Road Work 1280

The hope is for the N-52 project to be complete this Summer...

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Royal Boil Advisory


The city is currently repairing a water main break...

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Miss Shamrock Contestants Sought


Entries are due February 26th...

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High Speed Chase


A Milford man is jailed after leading authorities on a high speed chase.