LATEST NEWS FROM Iowa

Ben Wikner Pig Farmer of Tomorrow
08:11AM Nov 04, 2019

Young Pork Leaders Needed in Iowa and Illinois

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
Travel the country. Meet farmers from other states. Develop your leadership skills. Sound interesting? Consider applying for the Iowa Pork Leadership Academy or the Illinois Future Leaders Class of 2020-2021.
15:32PM Oct 18, 2019

Ride Along with Chip Flory for ‘Outdoors on the Farm’

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor
Chip Flory is back with another segment of “Outdoors on the Farm.” Chip talks with an Iowa producer who focuses on conservation. They take a drive in an ATV along
Piglets_pigs_baby swine (99)
17:46PM Oct 11, 2019

Registration Open for 2019 ISU James D McKean Swine Disease Conference

Katie James
AgWeb Contributor
With African Swine Fever (ASF) introduced into Asian countries, the program in 2019 will heavily focus on ASF, biosecurity, and preparation for if the disease arrives in the U.S.
15:04PM Oct 10, 2019

Farm Journal Awards Sonja Hillgren Memorial Scholarships

Farm Journal Editors
AgWeb Contributor
The Sonja Hillgren Memorial Scholarship provides three university students who have a passion for food and agriculture with $1,500 each, professional development opportunities and mentoring from Farm Journal staff.
11:29AM Oct 04, 2019

Video: Chip Flory Takes Us "Outdoors on the Farm"

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor
Each Friday this fall, AgriTalk's Chip Flory will be “Outdoors on the Farm,” sharing tips and ideas about managing wildlife and natural resources. Today, he starts in a soggy spot,
08:05AM Oct 04, 2019

Swine Welfare Expert Anna Johnson Wins Research Award

Iowa State University
AgWeb Contributor
​​​​​​​Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presented swine welfare expert Anna Johnson with the Dean Lee R. Kolmer Award for Excellence in Applied Research in September.
13:00PM Oct 01, 2019

Finalists Named for Iowa's 2019 Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin

Finalists include: Big Al's BBQ in Des Moines; Night Hawk Bar & Grill in Slater; The Pub at the Pinicon in New Hampton; Stumble Inn in Bradford; and West Side