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Iowa Livestock Insider | October 2018

Jim and Elayne Campbell and family were honored with the 141st Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at the Hedrick Community Center in Hedrick, Iowa. Friends, family members and industry representatives were in attendance to show support and appreciation for the family. If you know a family deserving of the award,...

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Iowa Livestock Insider | September 2018

Green Farmstead Partner: Nursery Spotlight

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Iowa Livestock Insider – August 2018

Good Farm Neighbor Award Celebrates 15th Anniversary, 2018 Farming is a Family Affair Photo Contest Results, Neighbor Relations Update, Cattle Barn Open House and more included in this months issue!

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Iowa Livestock Insider – July 2018

Read more about our most recent Good Farm Neighbor Award Winner, upcoming events, intern update and more!

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Iowa Livestock Insider – June 2018

The latest Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award Winners, a new partnership to plant windbreaks on hog farms, and more in this month's Iowa Livestock Insider.

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Iowa Livestock Insider – May 2018

BRENNEMAN FAMILY RECEIVES WERGIN GOOD FARM NEIGHBOR AWARD Rob and Char Brenneman and family were honored with the Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award on Friday, May 4, 2018, at their farm in Washington, Iowa. Nearly 250 friends, family members and industry representatives were in attendance, making it one of our largest events to date. Iowa...

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Iowa Livestock Insider – April 2018

Glick Family Receives Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award WEST DES MOINES, IOWA – April 12, 2018 – Rob and Amy Glick and family were honored with the Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award on Friday, March 23rd, at the Cedar County Fairgrounds in Tipton, Iowa. Over 100 friends, family members and industry representatives were in attendance....

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Iowa Livestock Insider – March 2018

Learn more about our recent Good Farm Neighbor Award Winners and review the importance of siting barns!

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Sound Siting Decisions a Cornerstone of Successful Livestock Farms

There are numerous decisions that should be made before putting up a new livestock facility. While assessing regulatory compliance and finding a good site are only pieces of that decision-making process, they are extremely important to the long-term success of your farm. Iowa has rules that apply to all livestock operations, no matter the size....

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Iowa Livestock Insider – February 2018

2018 Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award Nominations Due March 1st It’s that time of year again! Do you know an Iowa livestock farmer who takes pride in doing the right thing for people, animals and the environment? Nominate them for the Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award, sponsored by the Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers (CSIF)....

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