TOGETHER WE’RE IOWA STRONG

Monday, August 10th of 2020 will continue to be known as the day the Derecho storm swept across the Midwest, leaving parts of Iowa torn up to pieces. The USDA Risk Management Agency reported that “57 counties in Iowa were in the path of the storm. Within those...
Reicks View Renewables Reduces 333 Tons of CO2 Emissions

Reicks View Renewables Reduces 333 Tons of CO2 Emissions

Kaylie Reicks, Co-Owner, said that as fifth-generation pork producers they have spent several years looking for ways to improve the environment and continue to be sustainable. “Efficiency is already a part of our culture,” said Kaylie Reicks. “The low maintenance of...

Difficult Times Leads to Stronger Communities

We are strong proponents of supporting our local communities. Whenever there is a need, we try to help in any way we can. When COVID-19 started spreading across Iowa in early March, we knew it was our duty to help. We searched through supplies in each department and...

Manure: A Vital Part of Our Sustainability

Grain crops need both macronutrients and micronutrients to be able to produce grain. Farmers have the option to choose what type of fertilizer to apply to the soil for the upcoming crop. Each fertilizer is different in terms that each holds different amounts of...

One Oink at a Time, Leads to Big Opportunities

“Being better than the day before,” Isaac said, as he was describing what his goals were for the year ahead. “We are capable of anything and just understanding that we can do it is the first step.” Isaac Hover is one of Reicks View Farms Sow...