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Soybeans are big business in Iowa - Marshalltown Times Republican

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Soybeans are big business in Iowa
Marshalltown Times Republican
Nobody knows exactly how long humans have cultivated the soybean, but agricultural historians are quite certain its domestication as a crop in China dates back three millennia. There are actually Chinese records documenting soybean growth as far back ...

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Soybeans are big business in Iowa - Fort Dodge Messenger

6 hours 43 min ago

Soybeans are big business in Iowa
Fort Dodge Messenger
Nobody knows exactly how long humans have cultivated the soybean, but agricultural historians are quite certain its domestication as a crop in China dates back three millennia. There are actually Chinese records documenting soybean growth as far back ...

Business lobbyists target Iowa's 5-cent bottle law - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 22:31

Business lobbyists target Iowa's 5-cent bottle law
DesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa business lobbyists are pushing to make 2018 the year that the Legislature repeals or revises the so-called bottle bill, a 5-cent deposit law that many Iowans applaud but grocers despise. The Iowa Grocery Industry Association has helped to ...

Iowa business offers cremation option to pet owners - Sioux City Journal

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 18:03

Iowa business offers cremation option to pet owners
Sioux City Journal
POMEROY, Iowa | For Scott and Aimee Devereaux, owners of Ashes to Ashes Pet Cremation, the inspiration to open the business and offer their services came from a tragic event in his law enforcement career when he was a deputy with the Pocahontas ...

People in Business - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 03:02

People in Business
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
DAVID HILDAHL joined the Iowa Association of Business and Industry as its communications coordinator. He was a web content strategist at Far Reach in Cedar Falls, a digital marketing strategist and senior copywriter at Hellman in Waterloo and a ...

Elk Run native to expand beard-and-brew business to Waterloo - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 01:50

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Elk Run native to expand beard-and-brew business to Waterloo
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Co-owner Jordan Finger, a native of Elk Run Heights, finishes with customer Jason Bascom of Cedar Rapids as he drinks an Iowa Brewing Co. Covfefe Saisson beer at Five Seasons Hair & Beard Studio in Cedar Rapids on Sept. 1. CLIFF JETTE photo, THE ...

Iowa business offers cremation option to pet owners - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:01

Iowa business offers cremation option to pet owners
Charlotte Observer
For Scott and Aimee Devereaux, owners of Ashes to Ashes Pet Cremation, the inspiration to open the business and offer their services came from a tragic event in his law enforcement career when he was a deputy with the Pocahontas County Sheriff's ...

Business Briefs - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 18:48

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Business Briefs
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
The search for new chief executive officer is in progress with Mercy Health Network-North Iowa. Hansen Family Hospital is in a management agreement with MHN-NI, which provides an administrator and other management and consultative services for ...

Uncertainty Over Health Care Law's Future Hobbles Entrepreneurs - Iowa Public Radio

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 07:11

Iowa Public Radio

Uncertainty Over Health Care Law's Future Hobbles Entrepreneurs
Iowa Public Radio
He buys Canadian softwood framing lumber to sell to lumberyards in the U.S. and says coping with the ups and downs of the market is an inevitable part of doing business. But when he started the company about a year and a half ago, he laid down a firm rule.

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Two judges named to Iowa business court - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:53

Two judges named to Iowa business court
Business Record
The primary aim of the Iowa Business Specialty Court is to move business or complex commercial cases through the court system expeditiously, with lower costs for litigants, and with more efficient use of judicial branch resources. The Iowa Judicial ...

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Two judges named to Iowa business court - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:53

Two judges named to Iowa business court
Business Record
The primary aim of the Iowa Business Specialty Court is to move business or complex commercial cases through the court system expeditiously, with lower costs for litigants, and with more efficient use of judicial branch resources. The Iowa Judicial ...

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Two judges named to Iowa business court - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:53

Two judges named to Iowa business court
Business Record
The primary aim of the Iowa Business Specialty Court is to move business or complex commercial cases through the court system expeditiously, with lower costs for litigants, and with more efficient use of judicial branch resources. The Iowa Judicial ...

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Landus Cooperative, ISU's Ag Business Program name 15 scholarship winners - Dallas County News

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:21

Landus Cooperative, ISU's Ag Business Program name 15 scholarship winners
Dallas County News
AMES — Landus Cooperative, in collaboration with Iowa State University's (ISU) Department of Economics in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, recently awarded fifteen $1,000 scholarships to freshman majoring in agricultural business.

An idea for rural Iowa business matchmaking: Link aging owners, immigrants - DesMoinesRegister.com

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:32

DesMoinesRegister.com

An idea for rural Iowa business matchmaking: Link aging owners, immigrants
DesMoinesRegister.com
It was a lovely drive from Des Moines to Spencer earlier this month for a “Changing Iowa” event focused on the future of agriculture and the health of rural Iowa. Soybean fields were turning yellow and corn fields tan across the gently rolling countryside.

The Elbert Files: Iowa's tax enigma - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:11

The Elbert Files: Iowa's tax enigma
Business Record
But Iowa also effectively reduced payments to the general fund by a total of nearly $700 million in 2016 through a series of sales and use tax exemptions totaling $292 million, business tax credits and refunds worth $131 million, $119 million of cuts ...

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The Elbert Files: Iowa's tax enigma - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:11

The Elbert Files: Iowa's tax enigma
Business Record
But Iowa also effectively reduced payments to the general fund by a total of nearly $700 million in 2016 through a series of sales and use tax exemptions totaling $292 million, business tax credits and refunds worth $131 million, $119 million of cuts ...

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A Closer Look: David Yepsen - Business Record

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:11

Business Record

A Closer Look: David Yepsen
Business Record
About the time he announced he was stepping down, Yepsen, now 66, got a call from his pals at “Iowa Press,” the Iowa Public Television public affairs program on which he appeared as a panelist for decades. Host Dean Borg was retiring, and Yepsen got ...

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Alliant Energy's Iowa energy company reaches partial settlement on pending rate review - Markets Insider

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 20:07

Alliant Energy's Iowa energy company reaches partial settlement on pending rate review
Markets Insider
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Alliant Energy's Iowa energy company filed a proposed partial settlement agreement in its 2017 electric rate review. This agreement creates cost certainty for customers and allows Alliant Energy ...

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A rail showdown on Goose Island - Crain's Chicago Business

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:50

Crain's Chicago Business

A rail showdown on Goose Island
Crain's Chicago Business
Iowa Pacific denies that's it's true motivation, saying it's running out of tracks for its railcar storage business amid a nationwide glut of tanker cars. "We want to be good neighbors, but we have to run our business just like everybody else has to ...
Goose Island landlords worry 'railroad trolls' will derail North Side developmentChicago Tribune

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Tyson asks Iowa for $2.4 million in tax incentives - DesMoinesRegister.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:45

DesMoinesRegister.com

Tyson asks Iowa for $2.4 million in tax incentives
DesMoinesRegister.com
State records show Tyson has won approval of 10 incentive packages from Iowa since 1986, including seven in the last decade. Altogether, the company has received more than $8 million from the state in grants, forgivable loans and tax credits since 1986.

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