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Monday, August 14, 2017 - 13:56

Six Iowa teams participated in the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program’s seventh annual Crop Scouting Competition on July 31. The first place overall winning team at this year’s competition is Kuhlman Seed from Denison.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 09:22

An Iowa State University project to forecast and evaluate real-time soil and crop conditions in specific fields will be the subject of a field day Aug. 24 at the Agricultural Engineering/Agronomy Farm near Boone.

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 08:53

The Iowa Grain Quality Initiative is partnering with the Agribusiness Association of Iowa to offer a week-long course in advanced grain elevator operations management. The course will be offered on the Iowa State campus Jan. 8-12, 2018.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:46

Meetings for crop and livestock producers in south-central Iowa currently experiencing moderate and severe drought are scheduled for early August. Prior to the meeting start, producers may have up to five corn stalk samples assessed for nitrates.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 15:05

Darbee Wellman will host a Women in Ag Tour Monday, Aug. 7 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Beck’s Hybrid Plant in Mt. Pleasant and continuing to Our Yesterday Farm, Mediapolis, and JWV Pork, near Washington.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:08

MidWest Plan Service has released a revised and updated version of its “Grain Drying, Handling, and Storage Handbook," a publication for those interested in developing grain systems.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 09:54

Due to a combination of temperature and humidity last fall, producers need to be aware of the high risk of blue eye mold, a fungus that grows on corn kernels.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 09:44

Since its inception in 1979, ISU Extension and Outreach's Ag Decision Maker has become a valuable tool in helping farmers better understand all the business aspects of their operation.

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 11:19

Having a plan is one of the most important ingredients for marketing both old and new crop corn and soybeans.