Northey receives national water quality award
The Iowa Secretary of Agriculture was honored for his work on the Iowa Water Quality Initiative.
New Pork Youth Leadership Team announced
The Iowa Pork Queen, Princess and Youth Ambassador will represent the association at events throughout the year.
Study: Food labels helpful but their claims raise skepticism
The Iowa Food and Family Project survey shows food quality is the most important consideration for consumers.
November pork export volumes lower, but value remains on record pace
Year-to-date 2014 volume totals are running 2 percent ahead of the same period in 2013.
2015 Iowa Pork Congress to be held Jan. 28-29 in Des Moines
The tradeshow and conference is being held at the Iowa Events Center and is open to all hog farmers.
Hog inventory continues rebound
USDA's December Hogs and Pigs report indicates the number of hogs in Iowa increased 1 percent from September.
ISU names new animal science chair
Donald Beermann is the former head of the University of Nebraska animal science department.
Northey makes water quality budget request
Secretary of Agriculture seeks to add to Water Quality Initiative success.
Iowa farmers invest millions on conservation in fiscal 2014 state cost-share program
Nearly 2,400 farmers contributed $13 million to implement new conservation practices during the fiscal year.
Iowan one of new USFRA faces of farming and ranching
Erin Brenneman of Wellman will serve as a national spokesperson for farmers and ranchers.