Articles related to Agriculture

Monday, February 21, 2011 - 17:06

Iowa State University Extension and partners are offering the 2011 Ag Market Outlook Seminars to provide producers with timely information to make the best decisions for their operations.

Monday, February 21, 2011 - 17:01

Iowa pork producer Greg Carlson explains why he subscribes to the distance education series SowBridge.

Friday, February 18, 2011 - 16:36

Iowa State University Extension beef veterinarian Grant Dewell, shares five tips on helping calving season be as successful as possible for producers.

Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 15:14

On March 1 in Mahaska County, the Iowa Pork Industry Center (IPIC) and Iowa State University Extension will provide training for pork producers and others who need certification in the Pork Quality Assurance Plus® (PQAPlus®) program.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 14:40

The 2011 Iowa State University (ISU) Animal Industry Report is now available online. The report features a variety of animal industry-related research done at ISU.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 12:15

More than 400 samples have been submitted for a forage testing project initiated by the Iowa Beef Center, ISU's Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture, the Iowa Forage and Grassland Council and the Southern Iowa Forage and Livestock Committee.

Monday, February 14, 2011 - 14:43

A new publication from Iowa State University Extension explains how routine maintenance of farm tractors and small adjustments in day-to-day operations improve fuel efficiency and total energy costs.
 

Monday, February 14, 2011 - 14:31

Iowa State University Extension will offer a workshop at Letts, Iowa, on owning, leasing and renting farm equipment, and strategies for sharing machinery and labor in farming operations.
 

Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 17:46

MarketMaker on the Web offers a free new tool to connect family shoppers with farmers – and with everyone in between – including restaurants and grocery stores.