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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.


Iowa Farmland Values Drop Nearly 9 Percent

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 19, 2014) – The average price of Iowa farmland fell nearly 9 percent in the past year,…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Schoning

This week features Hanna Schoning of the Okoboji FFA Chapter in Milford.


PEDv Update

Dr. Lisa Becton of the National Pork Board gives an update on PEDv, what we have learned and where the fight now is against this virus.

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Clay County Extension Update

Jo and Amy of the Clay County ISU Extension and Outreach Office remind us about the beef weigh-in, membership enrollment, Find-Out Day and the NW Iowa Beef Bonanza.

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IFBF Hosts ARC/PLC Meetings

Dave Miller of the Iowa Farm Bureau talks about the ARC and PLC programs and the educational meetings coming soon.

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Odebolt Home Invasion

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Four are arrested on multiple charges after a break in and assault...

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Estherville Domestic Assault


An Estherville man is arrested and facing multiple charges...

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Lottery Worker Pleads

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An Iowa lottery worker has pleaded not guilty to fraud charges...

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Pick A Day Make It Pay


Spencer Mainstreet is looking to help shoppers with the winter doldrums...

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Clay County OWI Accident

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A Dickens woman faces an OWI charge after putting her vehicle in a ditch...