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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 10:26

Dairy producers in northeast Iowa will learn how to improve and manage their transition cow program at the 2016 Transition Cow Field Days hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists. The program is scheduled at seven Iowa locations in March.

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 11:51

Heifer Development 3 program in Atlantic has been rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 8.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 14:51

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Iowa Beef Center and the University of Nebraska are offering a Feedlot Roundtable session at Cresco, Ida Grove and Manchester on Feb. 9. Topics include silage research update, ruminant starch digestion and changing distillers grains in feedlot cattle diets.

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 14:09

Registrations for two distance education programs for specific segments of the pork industry are now open through Iowa State University.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 09:06

Iowa State University Department of Animal Science and ISU Extension and Outreach are conducting a meat judging coaches clinic Feb. 14 at the Iowa State Meat lab in Kildee Hall on the Iowa State campus. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 16:09

The 2016 Cornbelt Cow-Calf Conference is set for Jan. 30 at the Bridge View Center in Ottumwa.

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 10:12

The Driftless Region Beef Conference Feb. 4-5, 2016 is an educational event offering benefits to beef producers in four states.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 16:37

Federally inspected meat cuts are available on the Iowa State campus through the ISU meat laboratory in Kildee Hall. Meat can be ordered online.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 15:53

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