Iowa entrepreneurs just starting out and those with years of experience will find something they can use at the Renew Rural Iowa Business Success Seminar June 16 in Fort Dodge. ISU Extension’s Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) partners with Iowa Farm Bureau Federation in this effort to benefit small businesses. CIRAS connects Iowa business and industry with research, education and technical assistance. Farm Bureau’s Renew Rural Iowa program adds a mentoring model and a rural vitality investment fund to the mix. Together they target Iowa’s rural manufacturers as a growth opportunity for the state’s economy. Learn more.