A crop specialist says producers need to utilize all tools in the toolbox when battling corn rootworm. Kurt Maertens, technical service representative with BASF, says it starts with crop rotation. “If we can rotate in soybeans or a forage crop once every three-to-five years,... Read More.
The possibility of a one-year extension grows as farm bill negotiations run deeper into the summer. On a call with reporters this morning, Iowa U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said he asked Senate Ag Committee chair Debbie Stabenow about timing right before the July 4th... Read More.
Congratulations to Iowa-based Anchor/Reporter Brent Barnett and his wife Regan on the birth of their third child! Lennox Ilene Barnett was born at 7:56 PM on May 23rd. She weighed 8 pounds 15 ounces and measured 20 inches. Everyone is healthy and doing... Read More.