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Reporting the truth - the whole truth - about farming and conservation


It seems that some reporters have adopted a "no good news makes the news" approach, especially when it comes to conservation progress in Iowa. Laurie Johns says Iowans deserve to hear about that progress.

Iowa Farm Animal Care Coalition Urges Safe Transport of Livestock Animals


IFAC working with transportation authorities to encourage semi-truck and livestock haulers to use caution

Floyd County ag manufacturing and distribution company wins Iowa Farm Bureau's Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award


FarmChem, a Floyd, Iowa-based company launched in 1974, knows how to evolve with the times and succeed, earning them Iowa Farm Bureau’s Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur winner.

Iowa Farm Bureau members receive special centennial tax savings through BASE


In honor of its centennial year, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) benefit partner, BASE, is offering members a $100 discount when they enroll in a BASE tax-savings plan as a first-time client.

Lessons from trailblazing Iowa women — teaching the next generation to unite, not divide


In her new "Between the Lines" column, Laurie Johns explores the lessons from Iowa's trailblazing women that we can apply today.

Iowa Farm Bureau appoints Kevin Kuhle as State Policy Advisor


Kevin Kuhle has been appointed to State Policy Advisor for Iowa Farm Bureau Federation’s (IFBF) Government Relations team, effective June 1, 2018.