Midwestern Region, Regional Roundup

Mahaska County confirms HPAI case

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service have confirmed a case of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Mahaska County, Iowa. Read More

Happy Holidays (Photo by Michelle Crane, Peyton, Colorado.)
Thanksgiving turkey (Photo courtesy of Getty Images.)
Corn and barn in fall. (Photo by Chabella Guzman.)
Thanksgiving cost comparison (Courtesy American Farm Bureau Federation.)
Frozen turkeys at a grocery story (Photo: USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service)

Frozen or Fresh: Which Turkey Should You Buy?

The first episode of The Fowl Frontier: Poultry Science Unplucked focuses on biosecurity in light of a recent case of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza confirmed in Arkansas. (Division of Agriculture art.)
Slice of pumpkin pie with whipped cream on top, traditional fall dessert for Thanksgiving (Photo: iStock - VeselovaElena)

Healthy Holidays

Cutting vegetables on cutting board (Photo: iStock - Lyndon Stratford)

K-State food safety expert shares holiday meal reminders