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ICGA Crop Fair Wednesday

Doug Ebel of Iowa State Bank in Paullina gives more details about this free learning opportunity for area growers.

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Market Analyst Predicts Lower Soy Prices

Spencer, IA: (Jan. 31, 2014) – Grain market analyst Elaine Kub says soybean prices are likely to drop in the…

Iowa Renewable Fuels Update

Monte Shaw is the Executive Director of the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association and talks about the hot topics in biofuels.


Renewable Fuels Association President, Bob Dineen, visits with Dan about the hot topics in renewable fuels.

EPDV Update: Early Weaning Helps

Dr. Rodger Main, Director of Operations at the Veterinary Diagnostic Labs at Iowa State University, tells how early weaning may help piglets in the early stages of PEDV.

Heifer Development Workshop Coming

ISU Extension Beef Field Specialist Beth Doran tells more about this workshop held January 28th in Spencer and January 29th in Holstein.

Loos Keynotes Pork Congress

Trent Loos, an advocate for agriculture, gave the keynote address at this year’s Iowa Pork Congress.


Meet the New IPPA President

Jamie Schmidt of Garner is the new President of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and tells more about his farm and hot topics in the swine industry.


IPPA Resolutions Overview

Greg Lear, Immediate Past President of the Iowa Pork Producers Association, discusses the resolutions at this year’s business meeting.

OSHA Seeks To Clarify Grain Bin Inspection Policy

Nebraska Senator Johanns accuses agency of over-reaching

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Law Enforcement Reports


A Spencer man wanted on six warrants was taken into custody on Monday...

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Arnolds Park Accident

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Two Lakes area people are injured in a two vehicle accident...

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Highway 18 Accident


Two are injured in a multi vehicle accident east of Algona...

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Rock Island Project Opposition

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Over 1000 Iowans, including some local have objections to a two billion dollar project...

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Spencer School Buildings


The Spencer schools are looking at building projects...