All about cattle welfare
June 7, 2015 POCAHONTAS — About 40 sixth-graders from the Pocahontas Elementary School had a chance to tour a working cattle operation May 22 and listen to David Vainreb, who explained his approach to animal... more »»
HPAI: What can we do?
May 31, 2015 SIOUX CENTER — Sioux County egg and chicken producers are hoping their May 23 meeting with Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa; Rep. more »»
Lamb production, marketing field day set
May 31, 2015 WILLIAMS — A Practical Farmers of Iowa “Lamb Production and Wholesale Marketing” field day is set from 3-8 p.m. June 7 at the Three Sisters Farm, 2990 260th Ave., 6.5 miles south of Williams. more »»
Rolling Thunder Cycle Shop opens
May 24, 2015 Fifth Avenue South — Fort Dodge’s Corridor of Commerce — is attracting a wide array of new business ventures. Tracy Witte, who has opened Rolling Thunder Cycle Shop at 1800 Fifth Ave. S. more »»
Can state tree nursery be saved?
May 24, 2015 AMES — In an effort to keep its nursery open, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources’ Forestry Bureau will be considering price increases for its trees and shrubs and other policy changes at a... more »»
That Shop — Magic & Mayhem opens
May 10, 2015 Many successful businesses have been launched by proprietors who have transformed a personal passion into what turns out to be a viable commercial pursui. more »»
As farmers plant, BNSF plans for 2015
May 10, 2015 Iowa farmers and Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad are both planning their 2015 crop years — one in growing farm products and the other making rail cars available to transport it. more »»
Brown’s Shoe Fit expands FD store
May 3, 2015 Everybody needs shoes. Finding shoes that fit perfectly and meet the wearer’s unique requirements can be a challenge. Brown’s Shoe Fit Co., 210 S. 25th S. more »»