A first-of-its-kind, all-online course will occur Aug. 18-19 leading to Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) designation as a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Preventive Controls for Animal Food rule. The registration deadline is midnight on Aug. 11.
A drought webinar series will address dry conditions across Iowa with input from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
The Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University is announcing changes to the International Conference on Pig Survivability.
The continued decline in farm liquidity is an ongoing concern for many of the state's farms, according to an economist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach plans multiple Beef Quality Assurance workshops starting in early July.
In the most recent Back to Business Iowa podcast episode, Maartje Schouten, assistant professor of management at Iowa State University, offers timely tips on effective human resources management during COVID-19.
Specialists with ISU Extension and Outreach will discuss federal funding available for livestock and crop producers.
The 2020 cash rent survey shows another increase, but recent economic factors could still weigh heavily, says Alejandro Plastina, associate professor and extension economist at Iowa State University.
Farm financial associates can help producers get a fresh perspective on their financial situation. The associates are available through the Farm Financial Planning Program at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
As the state begins to reopen, the Iowa Retail Initiative has been compiling information to help retailers make the transition to providing customer service in the age of social/physical distancing. The initiative is part of the Community and Economic Development program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.