The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) has announced a new program aimed at increasing acres of cover crops in the state.
Another interesting use of agricultural products in our everyday world.
ProAg in the News - Randy Fry, Data Process and Information Systems Manager with Ceres Solutions Cooperative, received AgGateway’s Ron Storms Leadership Award, the organization’s top honor. The award recognizes repeated, outstanding efforts by an AgGateway volunteer member in promoting collaboration among AgGateway teams and advancing initiatives to enable eConnectivity. In presenting the award, former Ron Storms recipient Dennis Daggett of ProAg described Fry as a driving force and champion of the AgGateway mission, both inside and outside the organization. Thank you for your service, Dennis, and congratulations Randy!
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As a followup to last Thursday's article on "New Tax Bill Would Hit Landowners That Lease Farmland" article, according to Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, the issue of tacking self-employment taxes to rental income was an “unintended consequence” of the House tax reform bill that should be fixed before the bill hits the House floor for full debate. Read more here: