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Are there antibiotics in meat and poultry? Why farmers use antibiotics to treat animals

2/13/2020

USDA testing ensures that meat and poultry are free of antibiotic residue, and farmers cannot use medically important antibiotics to "fatten" livestock.

There’s never an off-season for athletes or farmers

1/30/2020

Now that football season is over, I’m always fascinated to discover what professional athletes do in the off-season

Measuring Iowa’s water quality progress

1/30/2020

Iowa farmers, working with government agencies, ag retailers, Iowa State University (ISU) and others, have over time made significant strides in reducing the amount of phosphorus leaving fields and entering the state’s surface water.

Nobel laureate: GMOs can benefit those who don’t have the luxury of food choice

1/30/2020

Access to food developed through genetic modification is an urgent humanitarian issue, and those who oppose GMOs are guilty of crimes against humanity.

Video: Upcycling is a key sustainable farming practice for livestock farmers

1/30/2020

Livestock can convert inedible plant waste like corn stalk residue and soy hulls into protein-rich food for humans like meat and dairy through upcycling.

Question: Are most of the antibiotics sold in the United States used in livestock farming?

1/30/2020

Maybe you’ve read or heard that 70% to 80% of the antibiotics sold in our country are given to farm animals. It’s a percentage that is often repeated by the media and by activist groups.

Recipe: Mexican Beef and Potato Soup

1/30/2020

From Rochelle Gilman, registered dietitian, Iowa Beef Industry Council

Jump start your 2020 healthy eating goals

12/10/2019

A few days ago, I was chatting with a friend about our holiday plans. She told me that for Thanksgiving, everyone in her family was asked to bring a favorite holiday dish to share.

Want to eat healthier in 2020? It’s OK to eat meat

12/10/2019

If you have considered cutting back on meat in your diet because of health concerns, now there’s good news for those of us who enjoy nutritious, protein-rich meat.

CBD: Is it worth the hype?

12/10/2019

You can find it in gummy candies, bottled water, cosmetics and even beer. Many Iowa farmers are interested in growing it.

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