Local: Farm


Center for Rural Affairs

CFRA Farm Bill Roundtable 3/29 in Emmetsburg

Traci Bruckner of the Center For Rural Affairs invites farmers to a free roundtable discussion on the next Farm Bill, 3/29 in Emmetsburg.

Beth Doran

New Sheep Software Workshop Deadline This Friday

ISU Extension Field Specialist Beth Doran tells more about Sheep BRANDS and the new ISU Sheep Feedlot Monitoring Program workshop 3/29 in Orange City.


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Vanderhoff

This week features Sydney Vanderhoff of the Sioux Central FFA in Sioux Rapids.


Corn Stover Harvest Workshops 3/22 & 3/23

Learn the latest research on corn stover harvest at free workshops 3/22 in Algona and 3/23 in Spencer.

Ntl Farmers Union

National Farmers Union Hot Topics

Chandler Goule of the National Farmers Union discusses TPP, currency manipulation and crop insurance funding.

Farm Setting

Nominate a Monsanto Mom of the Year

Tracy Mueller of Monsanto gives more details about the Monsanto Mom of the Year contest and how you can nominate a mom by the March 29th deadline.


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Sievers

This week features Jenny Sievers of the Sioux Central FFA Chapter in Sioux Rapids.

Wind Turbine

Wind Turbine Contract Information Meeting 3/15

Bonnie Dalager of Clay Co. ISU Extension gives more details on the wind turbine contract information meetings March 15th in Emmetsburg and Spencer.

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Commodity Classic: Andrew Lauver

Spencer, IA: (Mar 09, 2016) – Andrew Lauver, originally from Lake City, Iowa was one of ten winners in a…

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Cover Crop Research

Dr. Robert Myers of Missouri Extension and North Central SARE programs talks about cover crop research, management and what crops have potential as future cover crops.

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Northwestern College News

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Northwestern College has hired on for a vice president of academic affairs position, and heads toward graduation.

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Emmetsburg Fire Damages Offices


A fire caused by an malfunctioning electric wall heater damaged multiple city offices in Emmetsburg.

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Legislative Session Concludes


The Iowa Legislature has adjourned its 2016 legislative session

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Everly Fatal Accident

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An Everly man is dead after a single vehicle accident.

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Avenue of Flags Dedications

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Dedications are being accepted for the Avenue of Flags in Spencer.