STORIES in Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Into The Field


Asmus Farm Supply and the Department of Agronomy have teamed up to take students "Into the Field" to prepare them for the demands of today's agriculture industry. The Into the Field program will help faculty and students develop relationships with practicing agronomists and provide field experience for agronomy students to enhance their value and viability in the workforce. Asmus Farm Supply of Rake, Iowa, is a family-owned agricultural business specializing in farm chemicals, plant nutrition, seed and seed treatment. Amy Asmus, vice president of Asmus Farm Supply, sees the program as a win-win for companies and students.