I was born and raised on the east coast where my family operated a dairy. I ventured west to Utah State University where I graduated with degrees in agricultural communications, broadcast journalism, and political science. I've also done social media work for the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), and have a younger sister in college attending Iowa State University.
Why Iowa Cat Owners Haven’t Been Able To Find Some Pet Foods
It comes as no surprise that there have been shortages of pet food throughout the country. So, what’s making it so difficult to find food for our furry friends?
Hundreds Of Chickens Smothered to Death In Iowa Plant
The USDA say 317 chickens were killed during July 8th, 2021. During this incident, a worker continued to dump chickens onto a malfunctioning belt.
Iowa Grocery Store Helps With An Egg-stra Big Donation
If you went shopping at Fareway on December 6th-11th, you probably heard of the promotion “buy two dozen eggs, give two dozen eggs”
Low Coffee Yields In Brazil Could Keep Iowa Coffee Prices High
Brazil’s government says they will harvest 55 million bags of coffee in 2022. While this is an increase from 2021, experts are saying it’s less than expected.
Should Iowans Start Sniffing Their Milk More?
I don’t know about you but when it comes to picking out my milk, the first place I look is the use by label. Well, pretty soon Britain won’t be able to do that.
Dubuque’s New Zoning Law Aims To Combat Food Deserts
Wish you could grow more fresh produce all year round? Well, if you live in Dubuque, you now can.
Iowa State Economist Shares Insights on Equipment Supply Chain
It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic brought to light problems in the supply chain that have been boiling up for years.
Iowa Dep. of Ag Announces Specialty Crop Grant
And Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced that the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is now accepting applications for the 2022 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program.
Iowan Earns Key Staff Role in USDA
The USDA announced some key staff appointments on Wednesday, one being someone from Iowa.
Should Iowa Let ATVs Drive on Highways?
Whether it’s on the farm or down country roads, or just for some fun, people are constantly finding new uses for their ATVs and UTVs. A new bill going through legislation right now would give the vehicles another use.