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Webster County youth to celebrate National 4-H Week Oct. 5 to Oct. 11

October 5, 2014 More than 6 million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of Octobe. more »»

Engineering agriculture’s future

October 5, 2014 AMES — Students and faculty who are developing tomorrow’s solutions for farm machinery, renewable energy, field robotics and systems to protect Iowa’s air and water quality are hard at work today in... more »»

Retail job fair is Tuesday at Iowa Central

October 5, 2014 A retail job fair will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Iowa Central Community College Bioscience and Health Sciences Building, 1 Triton Circle. more »»

Creative Signs & Graphics is on the move

September 21, 2014 Sending messages visually is a standard feature of 21st-century life. Merchants help customers locate their place of business and learn the nature of the enterprise with distinctive sign. more »»

Winery grows into an events center

September 21, 2014 HUMBOLDT — Growth sometimes unfolds in unanticipated ways. more »»

Growing grandpa’s corn, sort of

September 21, 2014 LUTHER — Want to grow corn like grandpa did? It’s still possible. According to Dr. more »»

Pheasant numbers growing

September 21, 2014 AKRON — Joe Cain, of Akron, said he thinks of himself as being in “pheasant farming. more »»

Pizza Ranch launches in Fort Dodge

September 14, 2014 On Labor Day, the culinary options on the Corridor of Commerce — Fifth Avenue South expanded. A Pizza Ranch opened just north of Menards. more »»

Benefits of Twin 20 rows

September 14, 2014 BOONE — Harry Stine, the founder and president of Stine Seed Co., based in Adel, has been a leading proponent for pushing yield potential of corn to its absolute maximu. more »»

Iowa Corn endorses 75

September 14, 2014 JOHNSTON — Iowa Corn’s political action committee defended its candidate endorsement process Monday afternoon after being criticized and questioned by its membership in how the committee went about... more »»

The Iowa Outdoors Store expands

September 7, 2014 The Iowa Outdoors Store, 1597 Third Ave. N.W., has been serving hunting and fishing enthusiasts for a bit more than three years. This summer it has undergone a more than 6,500-square-foot expansion. more »»

Seven tractors, one Century Farm story

September 7, 2014 LAURENS — Every party needs a symbol. more »»

Uncertainty rules farm land prices

September 7, 2014 SIOUX CITY — Uncertainty, said Mike Duffy, professor emeritus of economics at Iowa State University, is the watch word for farm land price expectations. Duffy was in Sioux City on Au. more »»

Sew what?

August 31, 2014 Tricia Helmers is the new owner of A Stitch Above the Rest, 15 S. First St. She became the proprietor of the long-established Fort Dodge embroidery shop in June. more »»

Looking over FC Co-op’s test plots

August 31, 2014 FARNHAMVILLE — No matter the price that corn sells for, it’s still a bushels market. more »»

UnityPoint Clinic revamps record system

August 24, 2014 A change in the electronic recordkeeping system at UnityPoint Clinic — Fort Dodge was implemented early this month starting on Aug. . more »»

Family’s farm legacy started during 1870s

August 24, 2014 LAKE CITY — By the time 28-year-old Frank Pierce purchased 120 acres of Calhoun County land for $90 an acre in 1910, members of his family had been farming in the Lake City area for decades. more »»

Ethanol industry smiling at record corn crop

August 24, 2014 The markets reacted quickly following the recent World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimate Report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture with gains in futures prices of corn and soybeans. more »»

Webster County 4-H Exhibitors place at the Iowa State Fair

August 24, 2014 Webster County 4-H’ers earned awards for their efforts in several areas at the 2014 Iowa State Fair. They select projects and set goals early in the 4-H year. more »»

Modern Day Florals by Kristin opens on Central

August 17, 2014 During the last three years, the owners of an array of small specialty stores have chosen downtown Fort Dodge as an ideal venue for doing business. more »»



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