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King Talks of RFS Letter and Defends His Support of Cruz

Congressman Steve King talks about the letter sent to the EPA in support of the RFS and defended his support of Ted Cruz at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit.

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State of Renewable Fuels in Iowa

Monte Shaw of the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association talks about the state of the renewable fuels industry and the challenges sub $30 crude oil brings.

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Sec. Vilsack Gets Passionate in Recent Address

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit and was passionate about marketing ag to young people and talked about the RFS.

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Indiana Officials Watch for Additional Bird Flu Cases

Spencer, IA: (Jan 18, 2016) – Officials in Indiana are cautiously optimistic after tests over the weekend from 100 farms…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Lineweaver

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

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Water Task Force Recommends Loans & Grants to Reduce Nutrients

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Greater Des Moines Partnership water quality task force has recommended that Iowa offer low-interest…

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Iowa Supreme Court Asked to Weigh-In on Water Quality Lawsuit

Spencer, IA: (Jan 15, 2016) – The lawsuit filed by the Des Moines Water Works against three northwest Iowa counties…

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American Farm Bureau Report: AccuGrain

Orlando, FL: (Jan 13, 2016) – This report from the American Farm Bureau Federation annual convention is with representatives of…

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Stallman Steps Down as AFBF President

Orlando, FL (Jan 11, 2016) – This report from the American Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting is from the farewell…

Beth Doran

Beef Feedlot Forum Jan. 19th in Sioux Center

ISU Extension Beef Specialist Beth Doran gives details about the forum and how to register by January 12th.

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Iowa Property Credit Claim

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There is a program that has funding to help homeowners with taxes, who meet the criterias.

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Say Yes To The Prom Dress

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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

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

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Royal Boil Advisory

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

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Miss Shamrock Contestants Sought

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Entries are due February 26th...