As the farm crisis of the 1980s intensified, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach was looking for a way to better understand the situation farmers found themselves in. From that search for information the Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll was born in 1982. Video Length 4:39
Looking for information on farm management or production agriculture? Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Agriculture and Natural Resources provides several resources to help make on-farm decisions easier for the people of Iowa. Want to contact one of our specialist directly? Go to the farm management staff directory page to find someone in your area.