Skip Navigation LinksHome > News > Feature Archive

9/29/2014
Swine inventory bounces back from seven-year low
The Sept. 1 inventory was up 8 percent in Iowa and 6 percent nationally.

Read More
9/19/2014
President issues Executive Order to address antibiotic resistance
A new interagency task force will work to develop a national action plan.

Read More
9/19/2014
Food pantries across Iowa to receive 24 tons of pork
Jen Sorenson of the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation delivers pork loins to Irvin Klausen of the Ackley Food Pantry.

Read More
9/11/2014
July pork export volume down, but value up
Pork export volume dropped 3 percent while value increased 14 percent in July.

Read More
9/4/2014
Iowa veterinarian encouraged by licensing of second PEDV vaccine
The new vaccine is expected to be available to pig farmers and veterinarians this month.

Read More
9/2/2014
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.

Read More
8/25/2014
New Iowa ag alliance to work for cleaner water
The alliance will work to accelerate the pace and scale of quantifiable water quality improvements.

Read More
8/19/2014
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.

Read More
8/14/2014
ISU’s Iowa Pork Industry Center names new interim director
Jay Harmon replaces Rodney "Butch" Baker.

Read More
8/13/2014
IPPA takes state fair’s ‘Best of Show’ Award
New concession trailer helps Iowa Pork Producers Association earn award.

Read More
8/13/2014
Turning hog manure into energy in northern Missouri
The largest biogas project of its kind is expected to produce significant environmental benefits.

Read More
7/30/2014
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.

Read More
7/29/2014
New partnership strengthens efforts to reduce Gulf hypoxic zone
The regional partnership is modeled after Iowa State University's successes and working relationships.

Read More
7/29/2014
New statewide Iowa agriculture literacy organization launched
The organization will promote agriculture literacy and its global significance in Iowa schools.

Read More
7/28/2014
U.S. pork export momentum continues in May
Pork export volume is up 9 percent and value has increased 15 percent this year.

Read More
7/16/2014
State makes new water quality funds available
More than $1 million in cost share funds available!

Read More
7/9/2014
Wapello County hog farm named ‘Prettiest Farm in Iowa’
Reed Family Farm near Ottumwa was featured in the June-July issue of Our Iowa magazine.

Read More
7/9/2014
Iowa, U.S. swine inventory declines
Iowa's hog and pig inventory is lowest since March 2011.

Read More
7/1/2014
USDA licenses first PEDV vaccine
Harrisvaccines in Ames has the first licensed PEDV vaccine in the U.S.

Read More
6/17/2014
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.

Read More
First 1 2 3 4 5  ... Last 
Share |

 
Iowa Pork Congress Program
4.99 MB PDF