Iowa State University http://tspr.org en Better Chickens, Improved Food Security in Africa http://tspr.org/post/better-chickens-improved-food-security-africa <p>One extra egg a day. What would that mean to your family? Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:02:33 +0000 Amy Mayer 49036 at http://tspr.org Better Chickens, Improved Food Security in Africa Virus Continues to Rip Through Hog Farms http://tspr.org/post/virus-continues-rip-through-hog-farms <p>Pork producers across the country are continuing to grapple with a virus that’s killing their piglets. Experts estimate Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) virus has already killed about 1 million baby pigs and the disease shows no sign of abating. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:12:29 +0000 Amy Mayer 47052 at http://tspr.org Virus Continues to Rip Through Hog Farms ISU Interns to Work in SE Iowa http://tspr.org/post/isu-interns-work-se-iowa <p>Southeast Iowa could benefit from a new internship program being offered through Iowa State University. Mon, 14 Oct 2013 04:54:56 +0000 Jason Parrott 42148 at http://tspr.org ISU Interns to Work in SE Iowa Sensor Network to Provide IA Drought Data http://tspr.org/post/sensor-network-provide-ia-drought-data <p>During last summer’s drought it was difficult for farmers to get accurate data on how dry the soil was. An Iowa State University project that’s been in the works for several years, will change that. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 15:51:29 +0000 Scott Stuntz 29067 at http://tspr.org Sensor Network to Provide IA Drought Data Agriculture Education http://tspr.org/post/agriculture-education <p>Jason Parrott’s guest on Emphasis is Dr. Wendy Wintersteen, who is the Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University.&nbsp;&nbsp; They talk about the past, present and future of agriculture education.</p><p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 15:30:00 +0000 Jason Parrott 22555 at http://tspr.org Agriculture Education