Iowa Ag Water Alliance to accelerate pace, scale of water quality improvement

  Accelerating the pace and scale of quantifiable water quality improvements in Iowa is the mission of the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance (IAWA) launched today...

China halts some U.S. pork imports over feed additive use

China has barred pork imports from six U.S processing plants and six cold storage facilities effective on Wednesday to enforce its ban on the...

Iowa farmers show strong support for water quality efforts

Iowa farmers have once again demonstrated a strong desire to use new practices designed to improve water quality in the state. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture...

New statewide Iowa agriculture literacy organization launched

A new, statewide organization aimed at helping Iowans understand more about how and where their food and fuel is produced is now in business. The...

Agriculture Literacy Efforts Take Center Stage in New Statewide Organization

A new, statewide organization was launched recently aimed at helping Iowans understand more about how and where their food and fuel is produced. The...

Firefighters Save Pigs from Northeast Iowa Fire

A farm owner says firefighters saved hundreds of pigs from a fire that destroyed one building and damaged another at the farm south of...

Van Regenmorter Family to Be Honored at Iowa State Fair

The Van Regenmorter family of Inwood will be recognized as one of six recipients of The Way We Live Award at the 2014 Iowa...

World Food Prize Hall of Laureates to Host “Feed the Need” Photography Exhibit

The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates will host the traveling "Feed the Need: Nourish Your Neighbor" photography exhibit, a display that features real-life...

U.S. swine inventory at lowest level in seven years

  The number of hogs and pigs on Iowa farms and others across the U.S. continue to decline, according to the latest USDA National Agricultural...

Iowa farmers raise money to help sister state in Japan

  Farmers like to help out farmers in need, whether it’s in the next county or on the other side of the planet, according to...