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Week of September 13 fuel and energy price update courtesy of the Iowa Department of Agriculture
As of Wednesday, September 15, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $3.00 across Iowa according to AAA. Prices held steady from last week’s price and $.92 higher than one year ago. The national average on Wednesday was $3.18, steady from last week’s price.
It’s impressive how Iowans work to add value to their corn and soybean crops right here in the state instead of simply shipping all of it out.
However, many questions remain for farmers in these emerging programs, says Iowa Ag Secretary Mike Naig.
Iowa Transportation Commission to meet September 14
The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.
Week of September 6 fuel and energy price update courtesy of the Iowa Department of Agriculture
As of Wednesday, September 8, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $3.00 across Iowa according to AAA. Prices were down 1 cent from last week’s price and $.90 higher than one year ago. The national average on Wednesday was $3.18, up 1 cent from last week’s price.
Farm Bureau delegates adopt policy supporting local meat processing, as well as policies on protecting landowner property rights, non-agricultural development and renewable energy.
Grassroots involvement is the backbone of Farm Bureau success, AFBF president tells Iowa county leaders.
Developers plan a new soybean crush plant, called Platinum Crush, near Alta in Buena Vista County.