Farming in Today's Changing Economy

Emerging Corn Crops


Traditional Farms

Penoach Winery and Vineyard

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Transitioning Farms 

Beginning Farmer Center

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Small Farms and Personal Gardens

  • AgMRC - Provides fact sheets, analysis tools, videos and other educational materials to help farmers create and operate a successful value-added agricultural business.
  • Iowa Market Maker is an interactive mapping system that locates businesses and markets of agricultural products in Iowa.
  • Iowa Produce Market Potential Calculator helps users determine expanding markets in Iowa if consumers ate more locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables rather than produce from conventional sources outside the state.