Poeschl resigns as CEO of National FFA & National FFA Foundation

IARN — The National FFA Board of Directors and National FFA Board of Trustees announced the resignation of as CEO of the National FFA Organization and National FFA Foundation, effective January 15. In a statement, Poeschl said, “I know there have been challenges we have faced during my tenure, but my intentions have been for the best interests of FFA and our student members.” He adds, “I’m proud of what we have accomplished together, but now it’s time for the next CEO of FFA to step in and make their mark.” Read more

Calving season preparations for Iowa beef producers

IARN — Iowa beef producers are getting ready for the early spring calving season.

According to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach beef specialist Chris Clark, the month of January is a prime time to finish up all preparations for the very busy calving season that’s to come. Read more