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Iowa Farm Equipment Maker Kinze Lays Off 215 Workers

WILLIAMSBURG, Iowa (AP) — Iowa farm equipment maker Kinze Manufacturing says it must lay off 215 workers as business has…


Food Supplier Sues Egg Farm Alleging Breach of Contract

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A food supplier has filed a lawsuit alleging an Iowa farm breached an egg supply…

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Supreme Court Sides With California Raisin Farmer

Spencer, IA: (Jun 23, 2015) – In what is already being referred to as the “Raisin Case,” the U.S. Supreme…


Corn Growers To Rally At EPA Field Hearing On Ethanol

Spencer, IA: (Jun 23, 2015) – Scores of corn growers from more than a dozen states will converge on Kansas…


Sioux City Council Approves Site For New Pork Plant

Spencer, IA: (Jun 23, 2015) – The Sioux City Council unanimously approved a resolution on Monday to finalize the purchase…

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Expiring CRP Contracts May Be Extended One Year

Spencer, IA: (Jun 22, 2015) – Landowners with CRP contracts due to expire in September may opt to extend those…


Perfect Gift For A Farmer

Spencer, IA: (Jun 19, 2015) – Looking for a great gift for a farmer? The National Association of Farm Broadcasting…

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NPPC To ‘Key Vote’ TPA Rule, Final TPA Votes

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 17, 2015 – The National Pork Producers Council will score two votes on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)…


Emergency Proclamation Permits Disposal Of Compost From Bird Flu Sites

(Des Moines)–Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has signed a disaster emergency proclamation for 18 Iowa counties adversely affected by highly pathogenic…

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How Are You Celebrating Dairy Month?

Nancy Jones of the Jones Dairy near Fostoria talks about June Dairy month and tours to area dairy farms in the coming days.

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Law Enforcement Reports


A Hartley woman was injured following a weekend accident...

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Horizons Redemption Center Closing


The Redemption Center will continue to accept cans and bottles until 7 p.m. on Monday, February 29th...

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Travel Advisory


Travel is not advised for most of the KICD listening area due to blizzard conditions and near zero visibility at times...

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Eggs And Issues Held In Spencer


Replays of Eggs and Issues can be seen on SMU Cable Channel 2...

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Clay County Heritage Center Adopt-A-Day Program

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The cost is $100 for a full day or $50 for a half day...