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Concerns Raised Over Lack Of Interest In Ag Careers

Yesterday (Tuesday) was National Agriculture Day, and several Ag groups expressed their concern over the stark shortage of agricultural talent in Ag-related careers. A recent national survey conducted by ORC International on behalf of Land O’Lakes shows

King Supports Cruz And RFS

Congressman Steve King has endorsed Texas Senator Ted Cruz for the GOP Presidential nomination, causing many to ask Iowa’s fourth-district representative about his commitment to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). The RFS was adopted by Congress in

ISA Funding Over $2 Million For Research At ISU

Photo: Danny Singh, Monsanto Chair in Soybean Breeding and the principal investigator on one of the new projects funded by the Iowa Soybean Association The Iowa Soybean Association is funding over $2 million of research at Iowa State University to

Severe Weather Awareness Week Starts March 21

Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed that March 21 through March 25 will be Severe Weather Awareness week in Iowa. The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, the National Weather Service and Iowa’s local emergency managers