National Hog Farmer is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.


Steve Alexander talks about weekend tornadoes. (audio)

Steve Alexander fills in for Max Armstrong.

Max Armstrong is wrapping up term as president of American Association of Farm Broadcasters.

There were weather watches and warnings across Midwest Sunday. NWS confirmed at least nine tornadoes touched down in Ohio and Indiana on Sunday. In Erie, Penn., two people took cover in basement of home and when basement flooded, they died.

Still lot of harvesting to be done. Weekly crop report shows 70% of corn is in in Iowa. Minnesota has 60% of corn in, compared to 87% average.

In Iowa, sheriff’s department is investigating death of zebra.


Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.