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Focus On Youth In Agriculture

This week features Dan Elgersma of the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn FFA Chapter.

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Farm Service Update

This week Dan visits with Les Zobrist of the Clay County FSA about timely topics.

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Illinois Cow Named “World’s Tallest”

Spencer, IA: (Oct 16, 2014) – The world’s tallest cow is owned by an Illinois woman. Owner Patty Hanson received…

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Northwest Iowa Farmer Appointed To USB

Spencer, IA: (Oct. 15, 2014) – A northwest Iowa farmer has been appointed to the United Soybean Board. Tom Oswald…

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Harvest Update

ISU Extension Agronomist, Paul Kassel gives a harvest update on concerns seen in NW Iowa fields.

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week Larry Stuckenbroker of Jackson County Minnesota gives the Farm Service Agency update.

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Cover Crop Planting Deadline Extended To November 1st

DES MOINES (Oct. 13, 2014) – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today said that farmers participating in the state…

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National FFA Convention Preview

Steven Brockshus of the Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA Chapter is an officer this year for the National FFA and highlights their convention events coming at the end of October.

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Cover Crops And Weed Management

Carol Brown of Iowa Learning Farms talks about their webinar on October 15th that will discuss cover crops and weed management with Bob Hartzler of ISU Extension.

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Meet The New Iowa 4-H Leader

John-Paul Chaisson Cardenas is the new State 4-H Youth Development Program Leader. Learn about his priorities for 4-H programming in Iowa.

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Service of Remembrance

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The Spencer Hospital will host their annual Service of Remembrance this Monday...

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Pipeline Meetings Set For Next Week

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Energy Transfer Partners wants to build a $3.8 billion 1,100-mile underground pipeline across Iowa and three other states...

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Spencer Stormwater/Sidewalk Levy Discussed

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A 55-cent levy was discussed at Tuesday's meeting of the Committee of the Whole...

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Arnolds Park House Fire

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No injuries were reported following a Thanksgiving Day house fire in Arnolds Park...

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Law Enforcement Reports

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A Spencer man wanted on six warrants was taken into custody on Monday...