DES MOINES – Marty and Michael Burken, who run Blue Hyll Dairy near Clinton, have been named the April winners of the \"Gary Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award.\" Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey planned to present the award to the
DES MOINES — The first case of chronic wasting disease in a wild Iowa deer has been confirmed. The deer was reported as harvested in Allamakee County during the first shotgun season in early December. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Permits available for roadside hay harvesting AMES — People can apply for a permit to harvest hay from Iowa highway roadsides. Safety of motorist and workers is the reason the Iowa Department of Transportation requires permits to access or perform any
AMES — Long–time Iowa State University Extension swine veterinarian James D. McKean, 67, of Ames, died April 10. \"The pork industry lost a great friend and the Iowa Pork Industry Center lost a great champion with the passing of Dr. McKean,\"