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Three Northwest Iowa Cooperatives Propose Merger

Mar 19, 2015 – Farm Director Dan Skelton visits with Rob Jacobs, General Manager of Cooperative Elevator Association, about the…

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Ag Breakfast Draws Big Attendance

Spencer, IA: (Mar 18, 2015) – The Spencer Chamber Agriculture Committee says 596 people attended Tuesday’s Ag Breakfast at the…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Hanson

This week features Cassie Hanson of the Sioux Central FFA Chapter in Sioux Rapids.

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PEDv Update

The new ISU Extension Veterinarian, Dr. Chris Rademacher, introduces himself to the audience and gives the latest on what we are still learning about PEDv.

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March 31 Farm Bill Program Signup Deadline Approaching

ST. PAUL, Minn. (Mar 17, 2015) (AP) — University of Minnesota Extension officials remind farmers and landowners they have until…

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Iowa Sets New E-85 Usage Record

JOHNSTON, IOWA: Mar 17, 2015 – The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA) today announced Iowa motorists purchased 2,930,635 gallons of…

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Farm Service Agency Update

Larry Lago of the Emmet and Dickinson County FSA office talks about stored grain condition, erosion prevention and signup deadlines.

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Free Breakfast To Highlight National Agriculture Week

Spencer, IA: (Mar 16, 2015) – In observance of National Agriculture Week, the annual Clay County Ag Breakfast will be…

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“Tanks of Thanks” Wants Your Nomination

Akhtar Hussain of Cenex/CHS tells how you can nominate an unsung hero in your life for the “Tanks Of Thanks” Program through your local Cenex Fuel Station.

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Grants For Ag Education Announced

Will Fett of the Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation gives more details about the grant monies and how to apply.

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Law Enforcement Reports

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Drug charges have been filed against two from Estherville...

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Clay County Attorney Mike Houchins Passes

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Houchins died Sunday at the age of 55...

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ILCDC Strategic Planning Public Meetings

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ILCDC will host a pair of public focus groups Tuesday, May 5th, as part of its quadrennial strategic planning process...

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New Program Offered At Iowa Lakes

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The program begins in the fall of 2015...

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Sheldon Regional Events Center Discussed

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The most optimistic scenario would call for having the Events Center project out for bid by this Fall and constructed in 2016...