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Oct 30

First Future Ready Iowa Alliance meeting brings together leaders from across Iowa to address skills gap

DES MOINES – The initial meeting of the Future Ready Iowa Alliance took place today in Des Moines. Business, community, government, workforce leaders, elected officials and educators are beginning work to create a blueprint for Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds’s Future Ready Iowa initiative.

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May 12

Construction Certificate Program Coming to NIACC in June

MASON CITY – If you have an interest in construction, an Iowa community college has a program just for you.

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Mar 29

Iowa Business Council supports action on water quality in 2016

DES MOINES, IOWA, March 28, 2016 – Today the Iowa Business Council (IBC) expresses its support for action by the Legislature and Governor Branstad during the 2016 Session that addresses water quality needs in the state.

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Jan 05

USDA: Farm sector profitability weakens considerably in 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C – Farm sector profitability is forecast to decline for the second straight year, the United States Department of Agriculture reports.

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