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Iowa Swine Day Planned for June 30th

Ames, Iowa — Join Iowa State University, the Iowa Pork Industry Center and the Iowa Pork Producers Association in celebrating the 5th anniversary of Iowa Swine Day. Iowa Swine Day is an industry-focused event with a very high quality program designed specifically for the pork industry. Scheduled for Thursday, June 30, on the Iowa State


Iowa Soybean Association Applauds 2016 Legislative Session

ANKENY, IOWA — The just-adjourned legislative session didn’t yield a landmark water quality funding source, but the Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) says the session advanced awareness and understanding of the need and complexity of the issue. ISA applauds the legislature for providing resources for important work in nutrient management and renewable energy. While legislators were

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Farmer Leaders Participating in ISA Experience

ANKENY, IOWA — Ten farmers from across Iowa are deepening their knowledge of the soybean industry as Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) Experience participants. They are: LaVerne Arndt, Sac City; Scot Bailey, Anita; Brad Buchanan, Cedar Rapids; Dan Chism, Emmetsburg; Jeff Ellis, Donnellson; Kevin Glanz, Manchester; Kurt Moffitt, Indianola; Greg Rinehart, Boone; Tim Smith, Eagle Grove


Teen Injured in Fayette County ATV Rollover

A teenager was airlifted to the hospital after an ATV rollover in Fayette County on Tuesday. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says two teens from Hawkeye – ages 13 and 14 – were northbound in the 23000 block of O Avenue when the driver lost control. The ATV went into the ditch and rolled. The

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Manchester Hosting Community-Wide Garage Sales

Manchester’s community-wide garage sales are this weekend. A total of sixty garage sales are listed in this week’s Manchester Press, some of which started as early as Thursday and will run through Saturday. Dupaco Community Credit Union sponsors the sales, and Branch Manager Kelly Ruegnitz says even if your sale didn’t make it into the