Articles related to Agriculture

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 16:53

The Sheep Production Skill Development Workshop will be held on Jan. 16 in the Deb and Jeff Hanson Agriculture Learning Center in Ames.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 16:48

The Iowa Beef Center has revised the Feed Bunk Management fact sheet to help producers improve efficiency and make the most of already tight margins.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 15:11

When Iowa farmers believe the benefits of planting cover crops outweigh the risks, they’re more likely to adopt this practice, new Iowa State University research shows.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 11:43

Farmers need to exercise caution when it comes to herbicide selection if they intend to graze or harvest a cover crop.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 10:33

Average Iowa farmland value is now estimated to be $7,633 per acre — having dropped in value for the second consecutive year. Per acre value declined $310, or 3.9 percent, since last year’s survey.

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 16:25

Dairy producers will have the chance to learn the latest information on reproduction at a day-long workshop being offered in five states the week of Jan. 11.

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 15:30

The latest in a series of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach videos on crop marketing explores how producers can obtain the best prices for their crops using different storage and pricing strategies.

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 11:30

The annual Iowa Forage and Grassland Council Conference is set for Jan. 21-22 at the Iowa State University Alumni Center in Ames.

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 10:19

The Feedlot Forum 2016 features a few of the latest pressures feedlot producers are facing.