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Letters from readers

May 29, 2015 To the editor, The article written about my involvement on the Cattlemen’s Beef Board in your May18 edition did not fully recognize the depth and extent of the Beef Checkoff Program oversight and... more »»

Letters from readers

May 22, 2015 To the editor, The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, co-sponsored by Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kansas, and Rep. G. K. more »»

Letters from readers

May 22, 2015 To the editor, The state’s egg and poultry farmers want to thank Iowa Department of Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey, along with state and local elected leaders, for their continued advocacy for... more »»

Letter from reader

April 3, 2015 To the editor, It is with no small amount of disgust that I read the articles and hear the radio ads promoting lawsuits against Syngenta for selling their fully legal corn trai. more »»

Colonoscopies, then and now

February 27, 2015 To the editor, The article by County Agent Guy (Jan. 16 issue) of Farm News, “The colonoscopy” was quite funny, especially to those of us who routinely endure this procedure. more »»

Silent leadership is unacceptable

January 16, 2015 To the editor, I’m a long time Iowa Farm Bureau member and active at the local level because this organization, I felt, had the most potential and power to protect the rights of individual farmers. more »»

So much for the American Dream

January 9, 2015 Growing up, we believe most kids were taught if you worked hard, you could live the American Dream of owning your own place and make a good living. more »»

Crop insurance subsidy? Ridiculous

December 26, 2014 To the editor, In Alan Guebert’s (Dec. more »»

Just say, ‘no’ to pipeline

December 26, 2014 To the editor: Opposition has been mounting against the pipeline across Iowa that will carry fracked oil southeast to Illinois and then to the Gulf Coast. more »»


December 19, 2014 Iowans might ask the question, how will they lose if the Rock Island Clean Lines project gets approved by the Iowa Utilities Board? Well, here are a few things that will affect the landowner and... more »»

Wind energy cannot compete

October 10, 2014 To the editor, The Sep. more »»

Exporting Iowa’s wind energy

September 26, 2014 To the editor, As a former Iowa Farm Bureau president, and a lifelong dairy farmer, I understand that being a steward for the environment is a top priority for farmers. more »»

Damaging publicity?

September 12, 2014 To the editor, Recently Farm News has reported (Aug. 29 issue) the expectation of bin-busting corn and soybean crops for 2014. more »»

RICL arguments misleading

September 12, 2014 To the editor, Is the Rock Island Clean Line trying to fool people into believing their transmission line project is needed in Iowa? This line will do nothing for Iowa’s infrastructure or energy... more »»

Bowing at the altar of clean energy

September 5, 2014 To the editor, Doug Jones is a manager for Rock Island Clean Lines and in his Au. more »»

RICL responds

August 29, 2014 To the editor, As a manager with the Rock Island Clean Line, I feel it is imperative that folks are accurately informed about the benefits and impacts of our project. more »»

Out of control

August 13, 2014 To the editor, Eminent domain is out of control in this country. It was intended to be used by governing bodies for the construction of public projects for the benefit of many people. more »»

Opposes RICL

July 18, 2014 To the editor, Thank you to David Kruse (column in July 11 issue) for stating his problems with the Rock Island Clean Lin. more »»

PRIA still fighting

July 16, 2014 To the editor, It was quite refreshing to read David Kruse’s July11 column, “RICL’s intransigence,” in Farm News. more »»

Give back?

June 27, 2014 To the editor, Recently, Craig Lang, former Iowa Farm Bureau Federation president and member of the Iowa Board of Regents, wrote an editorial in The Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier and the Des Moines... more »»



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