posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Iowa farmers and the head of the water treatment plant in Iowa's capitol city seek common ground over farm field runoff.
posted on August 2, 2013 at 4:51 PM
The area of low oxygen covers 5,840 square miles of the Gulf floor — roughly the size of Connecticut
posted on May 17, 2013 at 5:17 PM
Iowa Soybean Association research helps farmers to maximize yields through better nutrient management.
posted on May 3, 2013 at 6:58 PM
Winter reprises its role in the Grain Belt as record snowfall delays planting even further. The Food and Drug Administration gets the jitters over added caffeine in food and beverages. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange tries to level the playing...
posted on April 26, 2013 at 6:24 PM
The governor of a leading farm state negotiates agricultural trade with China. Heavy rains bring much-needed moisture to the Grain Belt and push rivers to flood stage. And with spring planting on hold, an expert suggests changes to nitrogen...
posted on April 26, 2013 at 5:12 PM
The wet spring could leaving farmers with not as much nitrogen carry over.