Heath Stolee has been at the forefront of Iowa land conservation for a while, but the 15.5-acre wetland he's created on his property near Radcliffe is becoming his crown jewel.
Hardin County farmers whose crops were damaged during the derecho storm on Aug. 10 got some good news on Thursday.
Mysterious packets of various seeds delivered in the mail unsolicited are being deemed mostly benign by agriculture officials and not a ploy to spread invasive or noxious species throughout the country.
Hardin County was one of 20 Iowa counties to be declared a disaster area this week in the wake of a destructive derecho storm on Aug. 10. While hundreds of thousands of people have been left without power for days - and what may become a week or more - they were also left to clean up the dam…
After accepting the 2020 Champion of Agriculture Award from the American Agri Women, Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) stayed in New Providence for another hour to address the issues raised by some of the two dozen people in the audience. It was one of his annual visits to each of Iowa's 99 counties.
She may be quiet and a little shy, but Alden's Madison Jass proved she's confident in the ring when she won Supreme Showman at this year's abbreviated Hardin County Fair.
Only about 1 percent of corn grown in Iowa is of the sweet variety, but Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig got an up close look at the crop grown right here in Hardin County on Wednesday.
This year's Franklin County Fair fell victim to the coronavirus pandemic just like most other county fairs, and even the Iowa State Fair. But that didn't mean all was lost.
The 2020 Hardin County Fair was in danger this year. The coronavirus pandemic closed schools, businesses and churches in March and April. But as restrictions started lifting in May, many of town festivals and fairs started making alternative plans.
Gov. Kim Reynolds did more than merely visit Pine Lake Corn Processors (PLCP) near Cleves last week. She signed Senate File 2403 into law there, extending Iowa’s biofuel tax to June 30, 2026.
When Mick Zoske started his business — Zoske’s Sales and Service — in 1998, he had no idea he’d one day help revolutionize an industry. But by the time AgPremier Inc., acquired his Iowa Falls-based line of manure management equipment and operations two years ago, that’s exactly what Zoske wa…