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Anne E. Faber and Robert J. Rice were married Oct. 24, 2009, at St. Roch Catholic Church in St.
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George C. Ford wrote a new blog post: ISU climatologist predicts volatile weather, crop yields
"With erratic volatile weather likely over the next 25 years, risk management will become much more important on Iowa farms" The calendar may indicate it's 2013, but it could as well be 1947 when it comes to future crop yields and weather patterns, according to Iowa State University Extension Climatologist Elwynn Taylor.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Sen. Harkin's papers will go to Drake University
Sen. Tom Harkin will donate his papers to Drake University after plans to give them to a namesake institute at Iowa State University fell apart earlier this year.
The Fairfield Ledger
Nelson, Syfert wedding set Saturday in Fairfield
Joe and Sandy Nelson of Fairfield announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sara Nelson, to Kyle Syfert, son of Dennis and Diane Syfert of Birmingham and Bob and Laura Sampson of Drakesville.
Thu May 23, 2013
UMN veterinary student awarded 2013 AMP/Michael D. Hayre Fellowship in Public Outreach
Chris Thomson, a second year veterinary student at University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded the 2013 AMP/Michael D. Hayre Fellowship in Public Outreach.
The Fairfield Ledger
Mission of Master Gardeners clarified
After hearing of some requests made of Master Gardeners, as a MG I think it is time to make clear what a Master Gardener is, and is not.
Iowa State University
Updates Method for Rating Soil Productivity
Advances in soil science have necessitated an update in the Corn Suitability Rating , a system for rating the crop-growing productivity of Iowa soil, according to Iowa State University agronomist Lee Burras.
Report: Best Practices Can Minimize Impact On Pollinators
Farmers being observant with seed treatments at planting and pesticide applications during the growing season could minimize ill effects on bee populations, according to Iowa State University entomologists.
ISU Dairy Farm Celebrates Fifth Annual June Dairy Month Open House
ISU DAIRY FARM CELEBRATES FIFTH ANNUAL JUNE DAIRY MONTH OPEN HOUSE May 22, 2013 Source: Iowa State University news release Milk, cheese, ice cream and yogurt - these foods may not be found on a stick at the Iowa State Fair, but the Iowa State University Dairy Farm will be providing free samples at its annual open house.
Wed May 22, 2013
Schumacher-Cheever to wed
Michelle graduated from Jesup High School in 2007 and Iowa State University in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering.
Record Placement Of Iowa State Ag College Grads Announced
RECORD PLACEMENT OF IOWA STATE AG COLLEGE GRADS ANNOUNCED May 22, 2013 Iowa State University reports: For 15 consecutive years, the overall placement rate for College of Agriculture and Life Sciences undergraduates has been 97 percent or higher.
The Washington Evening Journal
Lauren Carter, Washington High School Class of 2013, has been awarded ...
Lauren Carter, Washington High School Class of 2013, has been awarded the prestigious P.E.O. STAR Scholarship.
Wisconsin natives were close by when deadly tornado struck
"You just want to get those rare opportunities to see that kind of power and that kind of weather in action," Marquis said.
Tue May 21, 2013
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Rape reported at ISU dorm
A 23-year-old man has been charged with sexual abuse after police said he raped an Iowa State University student in her dorm room, reported Ames Patch .
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US researchers claim memories can be 'rewritten'
TONY EASTLEY: The human memory is malleable, but just how much change can it take? US researchers say they've proved that the brain's original memories can actually be changed or 'rewritten'. Psychologists at the Iowa State University used audio and visual testing to understand the strength of people's memories.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Providence Journal
URI names new dean of students
The University of Rhode Island has named Mary Jo Gonzales assistant vice president for Student Affairs and dean of Students.
D&E honors Khan with teaching award
Dr. Nadeem Khan, Davis & Elkins College professor of economics and finance, was honored during the college's annual Academic Awards and Recognition Convocation ceremony with the 2013 Lois Latham Award for Teaching Excellence.
Sat May 18, 2013
Program focuses on Women in Agriculture
Women managing their own farming operations now have the chance to connect with other women through a course designed to empower them to take control of their operations through Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Fri May 17, 2013
Opinion Staff wrote a new blog post: Transparency can cut college costs
Higher education believes in sustainability to such extent that at Midwestern universities, like my own, we advocate for ingredients on food labels.
Thu May 16, 2013
FFA Attends State Convention
On April 22-23, 19 outstanding members of the Emmetsburg FFA Chapter attended the 85th Annual Iowa FFA State Leadership Conference.