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Iowa Livestock Insider - August 2017 | 31-Aug-2017

CSIF Launches Iowa Livestock Insider The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers recently laun..

CSIF Launches Iowa Livestock Insider | 24-Aug-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – August 24, 2017 – The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers (CSIF) announc..

Five Things I Learned Interning with the Coalition | 16-Aug-2017

By Emma Wilson, CSIF Communications Intern From traveling across the state of Iowa, writin..

Meeting Iowa’s Farm Families | 04-Aug-2017

By Emma Wilson, CSIF Communications Intern Growing up in a large family, I along with my br..

Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers Partners with Iowa State Fair’s ‘Avenue of Breeds’ | 31-Jul-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – July 31, 2017 – In celebration of Iowa’s diverse livestock industry, the..

CSIF News Briefs - July 2017 | 31-Jul-2017

Montgomery County Family Preserves Pasture and Traditions with Support from CSIF Too man..

Polk County Cattlemen Invest in Iowa Agriculture | 27-Jul-2017

West Des Moines, Iowa – July 27, 2017 – The Polk County Cattlemen, an affiliate of the Iowa Ca..

Montgomery County Family Preserves Pasture and Traditions with Support from CSIF | 07-Jul-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – July 7, 2017 – Too many wet and muddy spring calving seasons on pasture ..

CSIF News Briefs - June 2017 | 30-Jun-2017

Livestock Farming Appeals to Iowa Youth The future of agriculture depends on the involvemen..

CSIF Sponsoring Fourth Annual “Farming is a Family Affair” Photo Contest | 30-Jun-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – June 30, 2017 – To celebrate Iowa’s livestock farm families, the Coaliti..

Photo Contest Guidelines - 2017 | 30-Jun-2017

Photo Contest Guidelines-2017 ANNOUNCEMENT: The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers wil..

Journey of Exploration in Iowa Agriculture | 29-Jun-2017

By Emma Wilson, CSIF Communications Intern My first year at Iowa State I majored in Agricult..

CSIF Workshop Highlights Value of Planting Trees on Livestock Farms | 28-Jun-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – June 28, 2017 – Since 2009, more than 66,000 trees have been planted on ..

Livestock Farming Appeals to Iowa Youth | 14-Jun-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – June 14, 2017 – Iowa’s youth continues to have a strong interest in live..

CSIF News Briefs - May 2017 | 30-May-2017

Iowa Beef Industry Council Partners with Livestock Coalition We are pleased to announce the..

John McCarthy Family to Host Calving Barn Open | 22-May-2017

Event to Highlight Environmental Safeguards and Animal Care WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – May 22..

When Opportunity Knocks, Passion Responds | 19-May-2017

By Emma Wilson, CSIF Communications Intern As a true born and raised Iowan, this quote has..

Livestock Farmers Invited to Attend Farm Windbreak Workshop June 20 at Frazier Nursery in Vinton | 18-May-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – May 18, 2017 – The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers (CSIF) invites l..

Wilson Joins Coalition Team as Summer Intern | 12-May-2017

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – May 12, 2017 – The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers (CSIF) is pleased..

Iowa Beef Industry Council Partners with Livestock Coalition | 08-May-2017

WEST DES MOINES, IA – May 8, 2017 – The Iowa Beef Industry Council (IBIC) has been named the nin..