News Archive

August 2017

08/16/2017 - 1:49pm

By Mark Jackson

08/16/2017 - 1:35pm

By Erin Wicker

08/16/2017 - 7:48am

By Lynette Streck

08/16/2017 - 7:00am

It takes a lot of volunteers, food and fuel to power the Iowa State Fair each year, and Iowa’s commodity groups

08/09/2017 - 2:23pm

By Ann Thelen

July 2017

07/19/2017 - 10:22am

By Lindsey Foss

07/18/2017 - 2:22pm

By Mark Jackson

07/18/2017 - 2:01pm

By Joseph L. Murphy

07/18/2017 - 1:11pm

By Valerie Plagge

07/18/2017 - 11:54am

By Erin Hoisington, Mercy Weight Loss & Nutrition Center

June 2017

06/14/2017 - 8:31am

By Ann Thelen

06/14/2017 - 7:43am

In this month's Farm Life Journal, Mark Jackson shows readers what it's like to plant soybeans directly

06/14/2017 - 6:16am

More than 75 years since the annual celebration began, June Dairy Month continues to recognize dairy products and the farmers who produce them.

06/14/2017 - 5:27am

By Cristen Clark

May 2017

05/18/2017 - 9:43am

Mushrooms, May Day baskets and machine shed kittens are a few things that come to mind this time of year throughout the state.

05/17/2017 - 3:11pm

By Cristen Clark, Food & Swine

April 2017

04/18/2017 - 3:19pm

Contributed by Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines exclusively for the Iowa Food & Family Project     

04/17/2017 - 3:03pm

Welcome to the April edition of Farm Life Journal: a log of life on the farm by Oskaloosa-area farmer Mark Jackson.

04/17/2017 - 2:14pm

By Joseph L. Murphy

March 2017

03/16/2017 - 3:04pm

Meet Mark Jackson, a grain and livestock farmer from Rose Hill (a small town located near Oskaloosa in Mahaska County, or about 73 miles from Des M

03/16/2017 - 2:35pm

Sometimes technology can get in the way of time spent together during the year, but not for the Bolin family!

03/16/2017 - 2:21pm

By Ann Thelen

03/16/2017 - 12:18pm

By Cristen Clark

03/16/2017 - 9:44am

By Michelle Chalkey