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United Soybean Board Update

Jim Call of the USB discusses emerging markets, the checkoff and the quality of U.S. soy products.

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Farm Service Agency Update

Rex Wittrock of the B.V. County FSA Office talks about election results, NAP, Yield History Updates and ARC/PLC sign up.

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Ethanol Production In Iowa Climbs In 2014

Spencer, IA: (Dec 29, 2014) – The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association says 3.9 billion gallons of ethanol were produced in…

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Lytton-Area Cattleman Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 29, 2014) – A Lytton, Iowa cattleman has been inducted into the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association Hall of…

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Crop Advantage Series Starts in Early January

ISU Extension Agronomist Paul Kassel tells more about the Crop Advantage educational programs in the area this January.


Poll Shows Iowa Farmers Are Concerned About Herbicide-Resistant Weeds

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 24, 2014) – A new Iowa Farm and Rural Life poll found a growing number of farmers…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Lineweaver

This week features Blake Lineweaver of the Okoboji FFA Chapter in Milford.


What Is Clay County Food For Life?

Hear Dale Langner, Gary Holck and Keith Kruse explain how this local group provides meat to Upper Des Moines’ Food Pantry and how you can help.

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Contest Touts New Record Corn Yield

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 22, 2014) – A first-generation Georgia farmer has set a new world record for corn yield. The…

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Farm Service Agency Update

Larry Stuckenbroker of the Jackson County, MN FSA office talks about upcoming deadlines, holiday office hours and ARC/PLC education meetings.

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Horizons Unlimited Recycling Ending


Horizons Unlimited in Emmetsburg will stop recycling...

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Sanders In Northwest Iowa

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was in northwest Iowa Friday.

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Lottery Money To Veterans

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A change in Iowa law directs the Iowa Lottery to send two-and-half million dollars each year to the Iowa Veterans Trust Fund...

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Marijuana Arrests


Two from Cherokee are jailed on drug related charges...

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Kossuth House Explosion


Authorities respond to an explosion in a house...