Liz Brown born in Waterloo, raised in Sumner, grew up in Nashua and lives in Oelwein - Always on the move, but keeping her heart and feet planted in Iowa. Liz is the proud mother of 2 boys and a girl.....and blessed with a grandson too. When not at work Liz enjoys seeking new adventures, finding new places to eat or shop, cooking & baking, wine tastings and spending time with family & friends. Many have told Liz that she has a smile and laugh all her own.
U.S. Crop Prices Forecast to Remain Stable
Unless some kind of a major market disruption occurs, such as intense weather damage or overseas market changes, 2018 will likely look a lot like 2017.
“Ag-gag” Law Dealt a Blow in Court
Ag-Gag Law criminalizes the undercover videotaping and that violates the constitutional right to free speech, according to court
U.S. Ethanol Production Near Capacity, Constraints Limit Growth
The number of ethanol plants in the U.S. has quadrupled since 1999 and a USDA report says the growth has been driven by the Renewable Fuels Standard
Cargill, Hershey, Leave Grocery Manufacturers Association
Ag giant Cargill, along with the Hershey Company, are the latest to drop out of the Grocery Manufacturers Association
Roberts: Trump Listening to Senate NAFTA Concerns
President Donald Trump “really listened to our concerns” regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement
U.S. Corn Harvest Quality was Excellent
A good growing season resulted in record yields that had very good quality according to the U.S. Grains Council.
South Korea Importing U.S. Potatoes Again
Potatoes U.S.A. says they’ve received numerous requests for American table-stock potatoes and are excited to finally be able to ship the product South Korea.
Farmers Respond to Poll on NAFTA
“Do you think the U.S. should withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement?”
U.S. Hog Inventory Up Two Percent
U.S. farms were home to 73.2 million hogs and pigs, two percent higher than the same time in 2016.
Group Files FTC Complaint Against HSUS
Humane Society is responsible for a deceptive advertising campaign, claims at least one group.