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CEDAR RAPIDS — Old pistols, modern art, and a checkerboard from World War I. They were all at Hawkeye Downs this weekend for the Midwest Antique and Art Show.
“People are very surprised to come to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and see things that ord Read More »
AFTER HARVESTING CORN, MUCH OF THE PLANT IS STILL ON THE FIELD. AS FARMERS PRODUCE MORE CROPS, MORE OF THAT RESIDUE REMAINS BEHIND, AND CAN ACTUALLY HINDER PRODUCTION. NEW MARKETS FOR SOME OF THAT RESIDUE ARE OPENING UP, BUT TAKING TOO MUCH OFF OF Read More »
CENTRAL IOWA HAS HAD BEAUTIFUL WEATHER RECENTLY.. BUT MANY FARMERS ARE STILL UNABLE TO GET INTO THEIR FIELDS BECAUSE OF WET SOIL.
AGRIBUSINESS REPORTER BRANDON BLUE HAS MORE.
”On Tuesday farmer Dan Golightly was harvesting soybeans jus Read More »
THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION RULED AGAINST COUNTRY OF ORIGIN LABELING OR COOL ON MONDAY..
THE COMPLIANCE PANEL CLAIMS IT GIVES CANADIAN AND MEXICAN LIVESTOCK LESS FAVORABLE TREATMENT.. AND NEGATIVELY IMPACTS COMPETITIVENESS OF IMPORTED LIVES Read More »
DES MOINES (AP) — The unemployment rate in Iowa edged up slightly in September to 4.6 percent from 4.5 percent in August as the state’s labor force grew but the number of workers filing for unemployment also increased.
Iowa Workforce Develop Read More »
THE WORLD POPULATION IS PROJECTED TO INCREASE BY ABOUT A THIRD... BY THE MIDDLE OF THIS CENTURY.
ALONG WITH AN EXPANSION OF THE MIDDLE CLASS AROUND THE WORLD, FARMERS ARE GOING TO NEED TO GROW A LOT MORE FOOD WITH NEARLY THE SAME LAND AND IN Read More »
IOWA CITY — After six years of serving up pizza by the slice, the Wedge Downtown has closed its doors.
The Iowa City Council approved Tuesday 6-0, with council member Rick Dobyns absent, to terminate the lease for The Wedge, after officials Read More »
ON JANUARY 1, CALIFORNIA WILL BAN SOME TYPES OF SHELL EGGS, AND THAT INCLUDES A LOT OF IOWA EGGS.
IN THE CONTROVERSIAL CASE, IF SHELL EGGS ARE NOT PRODUCED UNDER CALIFORNIA’S GUIDELINES.. THEY ARE BANNED.
PRODUCERS IN STATES LIKE IOWA Read More »
Business is booming in Marion, and two companies are scheduled to break ground on new facilities there this week.
The companies will be the first to build in the Marion Enterprise Center, off of 151 just east of town near the Marion airpor Read More »
DES MOINES (AP) — A federal appeals court has given agricultural chemical maker Syngenta Seeds hope that it may be able to proceed with a lawsuit against grain storage and transportation company Bunge North America for refusing to accept one of Sy Read More »