DES MOINES -- One hundred groups have called on the Iowa General Assembly to take action to enact a statewide “legislative moratorium on new and expanded factory farms.”
AMES, Iowa — Solon farmer Carmen Black and Rodale Institute scientist Kristine Lang, of Brandon, are the newest additions to Practical Farmers of Iowa’s board of directors.
AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer two, two-hour workshops March 21 and April 4 for anyone interested in being certified to sell morel and oyster mushrooms within Iowa.
DES MOINES — The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship has hired three additional field staff members to expedite the implementation of soil conservation and water quality practices across the state.
In many ways, Justin Jordan is the quintessential Iowa farmer. He grows soybeans and corn while raising beef cattle on his 410 rolling acres that sit about an hour southeast of Des Moines, Iowa.
LA CROSSE, Wis. – Farmers will find the latest on organic methods for field crops, livestock, vegetables and specialty at the 31st annual MOSES Organic Farming Conference Feb. 27-29 here.
ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy team will host a five-session webinar entitled “Eye on Employees,” beginning Feb. 5.
Minnesota state Rep. Deb Kiel, R-Crookston, said the agreement is key to the recovery of soybean export sales lost during the trade war.
AMES, Iowa – Beginning in February, the Master Gardener program with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will provide a winter webcast series in county extension offices across the state.
STATE CENTER, Iowa -- Boots in the Barn, a program aimed at females interested in beef cattle production, will be held on five consecutive Thursdays at the Gutekunst Public Library here.