Prairie Farms gets their milk from small family farms right in Farm Babe’s community, where it gets turned into cheese in northeast Iowa.
USDA announced that effective immediately, emergency grazing use of Conservation Reserve Program acres is approved in Iowa through May 14, 2019.
There are more than 19 million people living in rural America who lack access to a broadband internet connections, including about 22 percent of people in rural Iowa, 36 percent of people in rural Illinois, and 25 percent of people in rural South Dakota. A partnership between Microsoft and an Illinois-based wireless internet provider hope to […]
In farming, almost every action we take comes with some amount of risk. That includes the adoption of water-quality improvements. In a report by the Center for Rural Affairs, Iowa farmers said that potential regulation and the risk associated with that was a top concern when considering water quality practices. The report, “Catching Waves: Farmers […]