Statewide Iowa — (IARN) — The ‘Preserving Family Farms Act of 2019’ would allow families to resume farm operations after the passing of a loved one by providing needed relief from the estate tax. Read more
Statewide Iowa — (IARN) — Iowa is hog, poultry and cattle country. It does have a number of sheep, primarily in small farm flocks. Read more
IABRN — African Swine Fever (ASF) remains outside our borders. However, animal industry experts calculate their response, in the event the foreign animal disease is exposed to United States swine.
IABRN — There is definitely a shift in the global marketplace.
IABRN — We are all familiar with biofuels and the uses of our crop products in that arena.
Statewide Iowa — An Iowa State University grain quality specialist, Charles Hurburgh says some growers are choosing to leave corn in the fields because the kernels’ moisture content is too high for safe storage.