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Farm News Ag Show planned for June 30

By KRISS NELSON editor@farm-news.com The Farm News Ag Show is slated for June 30, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Palo Alto County Fairgrounds in Emmetsburg. There will be both indoor and outdoor vendors featuring a wide array of agricultural products. Food will also be available with food trucks on site from “Girl’d Cheese” and “Double MM Catering Sandwich Shop.” Speaker lineup Your favorite Farm News columnists are making the speaker line up this year. David Kruse Starting off the day at 8:30 a.m. is President of CommStock Investments and Farm News columnist, David Kruse. Kruse’s presentation is titled “A perfect storm is blowing up a wind to the farm economy’s back.” This title refers to how there are supply bull markets and demand bull markets and this one is both together. “We will discuss the poor end to Brazil’s corn crop transitions into ...

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Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig is encouraging eligible farm owners to apply for the 2021 Century and Heritage Farm Program. The program is sponsored by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation and recognizes families that have owned ...