Articles related to Livestock

Friday, March 11, 2011 - 10:11

The workshop offers information on several aspects of cover crops, including cost-share programs for cover crop usage.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 18:02

Iowa State University Extension and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will offer workshops in northwest and western Iowa March 29, 30 and 31 featuring environmental issues for feedlots and dairies that are medium-sized concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs).

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 10:20

Iowa and Minnesota pork producers attending the Swine Production Seminar can hear from industry experts and contribute to the conversation during an open discussion.

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.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 15:42

A full day of information and special events awaits the attendees of the 2011 Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference (CCCC) at Bridge View Center in Ottumwa on Feb. 26.