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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 10:19

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 - 09:45

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 - 11:36

The Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University will help sponsor a Cattle Feeders Summer Seminar next month. 

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 13:29

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.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 15:50

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.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 08:45

Grazing consultant Jim Gerrish will hold a series of five workshops across Iowa Aug. 18-22 in conjunction with the Iowa Beef Center.

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 10:00

Iowa Learning Farms will host a field day near Leon focusing on pasture improvement on Thursday, July 31.

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 16:55

Jennifer Bentley, dairy specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, recently produced a new publication about automatic dairy feeding systems.

Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 08:50

The July 15 session of the 2014 Greenhorn Grazing series in Chariton offers timely information on electric fencing technology and pasture weed and brush management, according to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach beef program specialist Joe Sellers.