Posts With Keyword ‘U.S. Department of Agriculture’

Surplus Moisture Drops During Dry Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 at 6:21 am

After recording its driest period in months, southeast Iowa’s fields are being allowed to do away with some excess moisture.

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Corn Planting Gets Late Start

Posted: Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Initially stalled by cool, wet weather, farmers have been able to utilize some nice days to make up for lost time.

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Louisa County Included in Disaster Designation

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated six counties in Iowa, including Louisa, as part of a Presidential Major Disaster Designation.

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Food Insecurity

Posted: Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 at 6:24 am

One in nine Iowa families have struggled at some point between 2007 and 2009 to put food on the table according to data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. 

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Washington and Jefferson Counties Declared Disaster Areas By U.S. Department Of Agriculture, Funds Now Available

Posted: Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared Washington and Jefferson counties as disaster areas.

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