Posts With Keyword ‘Farmers’

Promotion Encourages Farmers to Nominate Local School for Grant

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s farmers have an opportunity to provide additional funding for their local schools.

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Program Makes it Easy for Farmers to Donate to Louisa County Youth Center

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Farmers interested in helping out the new Youth Center at the Louisa County Fairgrounds now have an easy way to do so.

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Farmers Tax Guides Available

Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Extension office now has tax guides available for farmers.

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Dry Autumn Raises Concerns for Local Farmers

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Iowa has had a fairly dry autumn this year. This has some people worried that the subsoil of Iowa’s fields are to dry too maintain crops next year.

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Fairfield to Host Discussions on Soybean Policy

Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Soybean growers of District nine will be meeting in Fairfield to discuss policies.

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SE Iowa Farmers Make Headway on Replanting

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 7:21 am

After several weeks of wet conditions, southeast Iowa farmers were finally able to get back into the fields and focus on getting crops in the ground.

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Gift of Grain

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 4:56 am

As farmer’s prepare for harvest, the 4-H program is reminding producers that they can contribute part of their crop. Iowa 4-H Foundation Associate Director Albert Gruenwald says they have been trying to identify new ways to raise funds in light of recent budget cuts. He also says farmers who donate grain can reduce their self employment tax. To find out more about the “Gift of Grain” visit the Iowa State Extension’s website.