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    October 21, 2014

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa crop progress and condition report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is […]

    October 21, 2014

    By Harry Hillaker, State Climatologist, Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship Light rain fell nearly statewide on Sunday (12th) with moderate to heavy rain falling across the southeast two-thirds […]

  • 3 Burlington Residents Arrested in Henry County
    October 20, 2014

    Three people from Burlington were arrested over the weekend in connection with the theft of an ATV. The Henry County Sheriff’s office received notification Saturday that an ATV had been […]

  • Pro Ag Outlook Workshop- November 6th
    October 20, 2014

    Policymakers, agriculture lenders, agriculture suppliers and producers all grow nervous when commodity prices, land values and input cost become volatile. The current decreasing commodity prices are going to make 2015 […]

  • Fairfield Hit and Run
    October 20, 2014

    On October 8, 2014, the Jefferson County Law Center received a call that a child on a bicycle had been hit by a female driver in a black 4 door […]

  • State Band Festival Results
    October 20, 2014

    The Mount Pleasant High School Marching Band received their 28th consecutive Division I rating Saturday at the annual State Marching Band Festival held at Brady Street Stadium in Davenport. The […]

  • Emerald Ash Borer is in Iowa- Now What?
    October 17, 2014

    Iowa State University Extension and Outreach along with Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship will host an informational meeting concerning the presence […]