Study: Food labels helpful but their claims raise skepticism

A growing number of shoppers say they find food labels helpful. However, consumer confidence in the trustworthiness of most food label claims has declined...

Iowa Farm Bureau & Iowa State Athletics Team Up to Share the Story of...

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation’s (IFBF) Farm Strong® initiative has always been about connecting consumers to the hard-working men and women who grow and raise...

IPPA to host 2015 Cyclone Swine Spectacular

The Iowa Pork Producer Association’s 2nd annual Cyclone Swine Spectacular will be held in Ames before the Iowa State University Block and Bridle Club’s...

Iowa Farm Bureau leader: conservation practices are helping improve water quality

The leader of the Iowa Farm Bureau says record number of conservation practices have been put into place in the last two years, and...

Iowa farmers invest millions on conservation in fiscal 2014 state cost-share program

If you don’t think Iowa farmers care about clean water and protecting natural resources, think again! Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey announced earlier this...

Northey: 2,382 Farmers Invested $ 13 Million on Conservation Practices Through State Cost Share...

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today highlighted the 2,382 Iowa farmers that used state cost share funds to install conservation practices during the...

Farming Beyond the Fences

As combines churn across Iowa’s farm fields, Iowans remember they live in a globally-recognized ‘farm state,’ because they see the machines working in the...

Iowa hog farmers celebrate Pork Month

October became known as Pork Month because it marked the time of year when hogs were traditionally marketed. Today, it serves as a celebration...

IOWA STATE REPORTS RECORD ENROLLMENT IN ITS COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE & LIFE SCIENCES

For the third consecutive year, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University has set a new enrollment record. The college's fall-semester...

Iowa State University farm ready for National Barrow Show

The ISU swine teaching farm has a long and rewarding history of preparing animals for the National Barrow Show and this year is no exception. Farm...