IFB Economic Summit 2014

Iowa Farm Bureau convenes hundreds for economic summit

Iowa technology and understanding global consumer demand for Iowa farm products brought hundreds of Iowa farmers and agribusiness leaders to Scheman Auditorium in Ames this week for the third annual Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) Economic Summit.  Iowa farmers had several lively discussions with national experts on Big Data, drone technology, commodity markets and ag […]

Renewable Energy Group

Renewable Energy Group
Ames, IA

The Renewable Energy Group has an extensive reach in the U.S. biorenewables industry, with 10 biodiesel refineries and supplemental research and development facilities located across the country. REG’s Ames, Iowa, headquarters marks the operational and geographic center of their extensive distribution network, which utilizes the Cultivation Corridor’s placement at the crossroads of national highway and […]


Vermeer Manufacturing Company
Pella, IA

Agricultural production, construction, natural resource management, utility efficiency, and biomass harvesting and processing all fall under the umbrella of Vermeer Manufacturing’s industrial production capabilities. Founded in Pella, Iowa, in 1948, the heavy machinery manufacturer continues to operate at their original site inside the Cultivation Corridor and now exports its products to more than 60 nations […]