Statewide Iowa — The USDA is rolling out a new insurance option designed for producers with small farms who sell locally. Read more
IARN — Two Iowa State University researchers will join a five-year $10 million project funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture that seeks to make Midwestern agriculture more resilient by moving away from the dominant corn-soybean rotation. Read more
IARN — Milk is a part of the school meal program, but not always the first choice for children at the lunch table. So, Midwest Dairy is looking for ways to weave dairy into other parts of the meal. Read more
Statewide Iowa — The new president of the Iowa Soybean Association says improving Iowa’s infrastructure is one of his top priorities.
IARN — The soybean harvest in Iowa is now past the halfway point while corn isn’t too far behind. Read more
IARN — Misinformation is easy to find on the internet and across social media. Read more