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Agriculture dean is finalist for top ISU post

10/16/2017

Wendy Wintersteen, endowed dean of Iowa State Uni­versity’s (ISU) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, is one of four finalists to lead the university as president.

Ag Briefs - Oct. 11, 2017

10/9/2017

Ag Briefs - Oct. 11, 2017

Restoring peaceful prairie on a pioneer resting place

10/2/2017

At the foot of the Loess Hills, in Harrison County, lies Uriah Hawkins. And thanks to the work of Rita and Bill Hammitt, local 4-H groups and others, the burial site lies in peaceful prairie.

ISU's annual ag career day is set for Oct. 17

10/2/2017

There is plenty of interest in recruiting at Iowa State University’s Agriculture and Life Sciences Career Day despite the downturn in the agriculture sector,

Northey encourages Iowa ag leaders to consider applying for the Nuffield International Scholarship

9/27/2017

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today encouraged Iowa farmers and agribusiness professionals to consider applying for a Nuffield International Scholarship.

Greenway honor, mosaic planned for ANF

9/18/2017

Chad Greenway, Hawkeye and NFL star, will be honored this year at the America Needs Farmers (ANF) game set for Sept. 23 in Iowa City.

Food labeling terms sow confusion among consumers

9/18/2017

When you’re shopping at the grocery store, you will likely find many foods nowadays labeled “natural,” “simply” or “honest” to capture your attention while speeding through the aisles.

FS applicator simulator provides safe, realistic training

9/18/2017

Erik Wilcox, GROWMARK manager of crop protection application and equipment, showcased the realistic effects of the new FS applicator simulator to ag media recently by purposely driving into a fence.

Ag-trade surplus with South Korea, Free Trade Agreement Termination Possible

9/14/2017

Recently President Trump has spoken about his feelings towards terminating the South Korean Free Trade Agreement. Here is the U.S.-South Korean Ag trade data.

Hurricane Irma and Florida Agriculture Impact Zone

9/13/2017

Florida has significant agricultural assets, in fruits, vegetable crops, and animal agriculture sectors.

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