Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 12:42
Iowa Learning Farms will host a strip-tillage and cover crop field day on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at the Dean Stromer farm near Klemme from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., with topics including the use of strip-tillage and cover crops as conservation farming techniques.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:02
Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State and Merck Animal Health are sponsoring an Aug. 12 clinic led by Dr. Tom Noffsinger, a consulting feedyard veterinarian from Nebraska, at the Davis County Fairgrounds in Bloomfield.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 09:26
Farmers and crop advisers throughout the upper Midwest are encouraged to attend the Resilient Agriculture Conference Aug. 5-7, in person at Ames, Iowa, or online.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 09:19
As the temperature and humidity level rise outside, pork producers need to address animal comfort indoors, according to the Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University.
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 08:45
Beginning and young Iowa beef producers can get unique networking and educational opportunities from a two-day bus trip to Nebraska planned for early September.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 10:36
The Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University will help sponsor a Cattle Feeders Summer Seminar next month.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 12:29
4-H teen leaders will be helping youth through a new interactive Commodity Carnival game that will be featured at the Iowa State Fair and eight county fairs in Iowa.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 10:57
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering farm leasing meetings throughout Iowa during July and August. The three-hour workshops focus on issues related to land values and rental rates, Iowa’s Water Quality Initiative, and the Agricultural Act of 2014.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 09:53
The third annual Urban-Ag Academy conference will be held in Ames from July 17 through July 19.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 14:50
Some of the nation's leading beef producers, retailers, government officials, NGOs, animal scientists, veterinarians and students will discuss beef cattle welfare this week on Iowa State University's campus.