President issues Executive Order to address antibiotic resistance
A new interagency task force will work to develop a national action plan.
July pork export volume down, but value up
Pork export volume dropped 3 percent while value increased 14 percent in July.
ISU's Hansen Agriculture Center dedicated
The $7.7 million dollar facility will be a key part of the training of animal science and other ag students.
Iowa EPC adopts federal requirements on animal feeding operations
Most confinements will not need an NPDES permit, according to the DNR, because they are unlikely to discharge.
IPPA takes state fair’s ‘Best of Show’ Award
New concession trailer helps Iowa Pork Producers Association earn award.
Iowa farmers show strong support for water quality efforts
Farmers snap up $1.4 million in state cost share funds in less than a week.
New statewide Iowa agriculture literacy organization launched
The organization will promote agriculture literacy and its global significance in Iowa schools.
State makes new water quality funds available
More than $1 million in cost share funds available!
Iowa, U.S. swine inventory declines
Iowa's hog and pig inventory is lowest since March 2011.
Young Linn County man opens first hog barn
Matt Ditch and his wife, Melissa, of Center Point hold open house to announce entrance into pork production.