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Iowa Lifts Ban on Poultry Exhibitions

DES MOINES, IA: (Dec 29, 2015) – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship today announced that the order…

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Farm Service Agency Update

This week Lisa Forburger of the Palo Alto County FSA office talks about upcoming deadlines, sealing grain and “make a call before you haul”.


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Herum

This week features Drew Herum of the Estherville-Lincoln Central FFA Chapter.

Meteorologist Predicts Continuation of Warm Trend for Iowa Winter

Spencer, IA: (Dec 24, 2015) – DTN Ag Meteorologist Bryce Anderson discusses current weather trends in Brazil, along with an…


Egg Processing Plant Construction in Northern Iowa Delayed

THOMPSON, Iowa (AP) — Construction on a proposed $92 million egg-processing facility in northern Iowa has been placed on hold…

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Cattlemen Lobby for Changes to Dietary Guidelines

Spencer, IA: (Dec 21, 2015) – Kristina Butts is Executive Director for Legislative Affairs for the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.…


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Huntley

This week features Zoey Huntley of the Estherville-Lincoln Central FFA chapter.

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Iowa Corn Growers Association Releases Top State and Federal Priorities for 2016

JOHNSTON, Iowa – Dec. 21, 2015 – The Iowa Corn Growers Association (ICGA) has released the final list of state…

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Iowa Farmland Values Dip For Second Straight Year

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa State University survey says state farmland values have dropped by nearly 4 percent…


How to Keep Calves Healthy

Dr. Mark Hilton of Purdue University offers tips for better animal health in today’s cow/calf operations.

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Eggs and Issues #3

Eggs and Issues

The third session of Eggs and Issues is scheduled for next weekend.

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ILCC Underage Drinking


Four teens are cited after an investigation into underage drinking.

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Little Caesars Targeting Spencer And Storm Lake


Anyone interested in becoming a Little Caesars franchisee is encouraged to find contact information on their website...

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SCT Presents: Lombardi


Performances of Lombardi take place at 7:30 this and next Friday and Saturday evening with Sunday matinees at 2:00...

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Hitmakers Reunion Tour Coming To Clay County Fair


The concert will take place the Monday of the Fair...