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“Our Land, Our Water, Our People”
January 17, 2017
Jan. 17 is Iowa Conservation Partnership Day at the Capitol.
Wind Turbines May Benefit Crops
January 13, 2017
A multi-year study led by an Iowa State University scientist suggests the turbines commonly used in the state to capture wind energy may have a positive effect on crops.
Water Quality is Top Ag Priority for 2017 Iowa Legislature
January 09, 2017
No. 1 agricultural issue facing Iowa lawmakers is finding increased funding for water quality efforts.
The Farmer
January 03, 2017
A farmer-owned co-op since 1921, Land O’Lakes, Inc. is committed to making our world a better place. Building strong communities, creating enduring livelihoods and being effective stewards of our natu...
Iowa Water Quality Demonstration Projects Get $4 Million Boost
December 29, 2016
This second round of funding will scale-up efforts in first 8 watershed projects funded as part of Iowa Water Quality Initiative
Northey Reviews Issues Facing Ag in 2016
December 23, 2016
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey recently highlighted some of the top ag issues in Iowa in 2016.
How Does My Fuel Get To The Pump
December 21, 2016
Even though most people use fuel in some capacity every day, very few consumers know details about the refined fuel distribution pipeline.
Farmland Values Show Historic Third Year of Decline
December 13, 2016
ISU Land Value Survey shows 5.9 percent decrease statewide since 2015
Top-Yielding Counties Share Deep Soils, Timely Rains
December 08, 2016
When it comes to posting the highest average corn yields in the state, several Northwest Iowa counties are often near the top of the list,
CoBank Director Says Ag Industry Needs to Plan Ahead -- For 2018
December 05, 2016
As farmers finish up the 2016 season most are now planning for 2017.