In The News Articles




Iowans mount a "Farm Strong" response to devastating tornadoes


The communities impacted — our friends — have a lot of cleaning up to do. We’ll be there to help, because that’s what Iowans, do. We’re Farm Strong. It’s about sticking together, supporting each other in the good days and bad.

Bringing back the pigs


Project brings 4-H swine show back to life at western Iowa county fair.

Making waves to benefit Iowa's water quality


Farmers use conservation practices to not only protect the land, but their families too.

Iowa Farm Bureau brings exclusive centennial membership event to 2018 Iowa State Fair-- a private concert with Brett Eldredge


In honor of their centennial anniversary, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) will hold an exclusive membership event during the 2018 Iowa State Fair: a private concert with country music star, Brett Eldredge.

"Peas" stop with the meat and dairy substitutes


Many meant and dairy substitutes are more complex than the real thing. Plant-based alternatives tend to have more ingredient and are highly processed.

Calling all backyard chefs and grillers! Sign up and compete to win coveted Farm Bureau Iowa State Fair Cookout Contest


New Grill, Cash Prizes and Prestige on the Line for Winners of 55th Iowa Farm Bureau Cookout Contest

Should we listen to celebs who weigh in on food and agriculture?


I don’t buy into their day-to-day drama, their special line of cleaning supplies or purchase their novels. And, I certainly do not trust their off-the-wall advice when it comes to food.

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 Minute: Iowa farmers use electrostatic fences to reduce pig farm odors


Iowa pig farmers are using electrostatic fences to catch dust and reduce odors from their pig barns using electromagnetism.

A Centennial Celebration with Brett Eldredge - Farm Bureau Member Appreciation Concert


This year marks Iowa Farm Bureau’s 100th anniversary of serving members and enriching Iowa’s communities. The key to our organization’s ongoing success has been our members in all 99 Iowa counties.