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Iowa Weekly Crop Report, October 5, 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 released weekly from April through October

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CME Group Announces Livestock Trading Hours Changes



New trading hours will start October 27th for livestock futures after a survey found a request for the move by CME Group. The changes were announced Friday, and will reduce electronic trading hours for CME livestock products. Tim Andriesen, Managing

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CORN STOCKS UP 50%, SOYBEAN STOCKS DOWN 35%

 

The National Ag Statistics Service released its Grain Stocks report, showing 1.24 billion bushels of old crop corn in all positions as of September first, up 50 percent from a year ago.  Of the to

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Iowa Crop and Weather Report

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 released weekly from April through October

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Joshua Steinbronn arrested while violating No Contact order

On 9-24-14, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, received information that Joshua Raymond Steinbronn, 28 of Westgate, was at the residence of 220 Olive St. Westgate IA.  Information stemmed from a prior investigation where charges of Child Endangerment were filed on Steinbronn

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National Farm Safety & Health Week

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey encouraged farmers and those living in and traveling through rural Iowa to stay safe this harvest season.  Northey issued the reminder as part of National Farm Safety and Health Week which runs from September 21 to 27.

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Oelwein High School Is Selected Mentor School

 

The Oelwein High School has been selected by the Iowa Department of Education to serve as a mentor school for other area schools that want to improve their learning
environment and adult to student relationships. The

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September 14th Iowa Crop Progress and Condition Report

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 released weekly from April through October

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Attention Farmers – Acreage & Yield Updates Are Due Soon

Farmers have until the end of the month to verify current base acres, yields and planting history with the Farm Service Agency.  The National Corn Grower Association reported this marks the first step growers will take under the new farm bill’s risk management programs

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KOEL AM 950 in Oelwein has a Job Opening

 

Seasonal. Part Time. Employment. KOEL AM 950 in Oelwein has a job opening for the right person and we think you know who that person is. We need someone to show up to work on time, work independently, and help us continue to be your local station for Oelwein and Upper Iowa football. Her

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