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Field day at Hazel Acres will explore hazelnut production and marketingFor Release: August 24, 2016 Contacts: Jeff Jensen | Hazel Acres and Nut Haven | (515) 320-6756 | jjensen@treesforever.org Tamsyn Jones | Practical Farmers of Iowa | (515) 232-5661 | tamsyn@practicalfarmers.org FENTON, Iowa — When Jeff Jensen and his parents, Roger and Joyce, decided to [...]

August 24, 2016 


The government can be a big scary, hairy machine sometimes. But don’t let that fear stop you from taking advantage of great programs that are offered to assist farmers, especially small farmers. Behind each government program there’s a team of people that want to help you succeed. Here are some highlights of different resources that the […]

May 18, 2016 


On August 3 approximately 80 people visited Sean and Becki Sullivan’s business near Cumming to learn their secrets to expanding their love for making salsa into a profitable business. Sean started off asking people, “What’s your lightning in a bottle? What differentiates your product from all others out there?” For Juan O’Sullivans, one of their […]

August 10, 2011