Iowa Minute A 60-second news feature that highlights current issues important to Iowans. Airs on TV stations across Iowa.

Iowa Minute

Iowa Minute is a 60-second news feature that highlights the role agriculture and Farm Bureau play in Iowans’ lives. The feature airs on these TV stations.




Iowa Minute: Updated drainage leads to improved water quality


Updating Iowa's drainage systems leads to less fertilizer, better nutrient absorption, & improves water quality when water goes through conservation structures.

Iowa Minute: Innovation helps farmers build on conservation success


2019 Conservation Farmer of the Year Jarad Weber is deeply invested in his land. It's his livelihood, and he wants to keep the soil where it belongs.

Iowa Minute: Does Iowa have too much manure?


Manure is a source of nitrogen for fertilizer, and you might be surprised to learn just how valuable it is. Are claims that Iowa has too much manure overblown?

Iowa Minute: Mussels Return to Lime Creek


Mussels are back at Lime Creek, thanks in part to the work of local farmers.

Iowa Minute: Measuring Soil and Water Conservation Techniques


From cover crops to terraces, Iowa farmers use many techniques to protect the water and soil, and Iowa is the only state to thoroughly track those practices.

Iowa Minute: Complete protein means meat's back on the menu


Fruits and veggies are important, but if you skip out on meat you're missing essential amino acids and not getting complete, high-quality protein in your diet.