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Chris Novak Named New NCGA CEO

The National Corn Growers Association has announced that Chris Novak will become the organizations next Chief Executive Officer, taking the…

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Farmers Gearing Up For NFU Fly In

A group of over 200 farmers will be in the nation’s Capital September 6 through the 10 for the National…

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NCBA Says Meatless Mondays Based On False Information

The city of Cleveland is the latest to join the ‘’Meatless Monday’s Campaign’’. City officials say they recognize the benefits…

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Legislative Committee Looking For Road Funding Answers

Last week, The South Dakota Legislature’s Highway Needs and Financing Committee held their second to last meeting. Committee Chair and…

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Iowa Cattle Leader Concerned With APHIS Rule

USDA’s animal and plant health inspection service has published a rule in the federal register allowing importation of beef from…

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Farm Bureau Working On Policy

South Dakota’s county farm bureau groups have sent in their policy recommendation issues list for the full membership to consider…

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Corn Leader Calling For Open Markets

The National Corn Growers Association is calling for action to open markets with the potential for this year’s record corn…

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Farm Bureau Pleased Candidates Want Tax Relief

North Dakota Farm Bureau leaders are pleased the two candidates running for state tax commissioner support property tax relief. Incumbant…

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South Dakota Schools Finish Student Headcount

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Student head counts are in for state funding projections in South Dakota.

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Iowa Senate Debate Questioned Loyalties

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U.S. Senate candidates Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley debated this weekend, accusing each other of special interest loyalties.

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Iowa Health Summit to Gather Rural Health Professionals

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The Heartland Rural Physician Alliance will be holding its annual summit to discuss the future of primary care.

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Climate Change Debate Over

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A report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has confirmed the human impact on climate change.

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Protecting Water and Land From Keystone XL

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A concert featuring Neil Young and Willie Nelson, protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, was held Saturday at a farm north of Neligh Nebraska.