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Farm Bill Negotiations Hit A Snag

Delay not “fatal.”

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USDA Report May Produce Sharp Price Swings

Spencer, IA: (Jan. 09, 2014) – Fasten your seat belts. Friday’s release of the USDA’s Crop Production and Quarterly Stocks…

PFI Farminars Start Soon

Luke Gran of Practical Farmers of Iowa tells about their Tuesday night Farminars that start January 14th and go through March.

CSIF Conference Jan. 16th

Brian Waddingham tells more about the “Farming for The Future Conference” on the 16th in Ames.

EPA Comment Period Nearing End

Roger Zylstra, ICGA President encourages Iowans to comment on the EPA’s proposal to lower the amount of ethanol blended in the nation’s gasoline.

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South Dakota Blizzard Fund Surpasses Goal

More than $3 million collected.

Australia Endures Heat/Drought

Temperatures average 4 degrees above normal.

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Cold Stress on Cattle

Beth Doran, ISU Extension Beef Field Specialist, talks about ways to care for cattle in extreme cold.

4-H Foundation Galas

Kris Fish Kuhlmann is the Exec. Dir. of the Iowa 4-H Foundation and tells more about the Gala fundraisers later this winter.

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Pheasant Hunting Season

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Today marks the start of the pheasant hunting season in Iowa...

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Clay County Deputy Retiring

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A Clay County Deputy is retiring...

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Building Iowa’s Future Event Held in Spencer

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A sizable portion of the Iowa GOP statewide ticket was on hand in Spencer on Friday...

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Storm Lake Counterfeit Conviction

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Yoirland Rojas has been convicted of making and using counterfeit credit cards...

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Echo Plus Merging With Hope Haven

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Echo Plus of Spirit Lake and Estherville is merging into the Hope Haven organization...