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WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH), a leader in the crop insurance industry, today announced it has selected catastrophe
2004 graduate will deliver commencement address at Ashford's graduation ceremony SAN DIEGO, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Chicago advertising and marketing agency Stevens & Tate has implemented a senior advertising program—including comprehensive search engine marketing—to cost-effectively drive website traffic
DES MOINES, Iowa, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry leaders will gather in the insurance hub of Des Moines, Iowa, for the Global Insurance Symposium on May 26-28,
Education, Conversation and Preparation Remains a Critical Part of Developing a Long Term Care Strategy RICHMOND, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth announced today, the results of
- Collaboration makes BBVA Compass the largest financial institution to provide real-time transfers to and from the Dwolla network in the U.S. HOUSTON and DES MOINES, Iowa, April
AMES, Iowa, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Workiva Inc. (NYSE: WK) today announced that it plans to report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2015 after the U.S.
COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CollegeRank has released a list of the 50 Most Amazing College Museums.
Maharishi University of Management has announced a new master's program focusing on deep sustainability that will equip students with the tools to develop a truly sustainable society.
DENVER, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leventhal & Puga, P.C., announced today that Bruce Braley, a former Congressman from Iowa, has moved to Denver to join the firm.
This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...
If you look at our weather map above you see a warm front extending from Iowa into the Great Lakes region. What a warm front does is separate warm air from cool air. On the north side of the front the temps will be about 15-20 degrees cooler than on the south side of the front. The warm front is depicted on a weather map as having red half circles. The reason for using half circles it to show that advancing of the warm air from the south. Winds ahead of the warm front are from the...
Symbol: RIIO Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species Rinodina iowensis Zahlbr. – Iowa rinodina lichen
Symbol: LEIO Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Lecanoraceae Genus Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species Lecanora iowensis Fink – Iowa rim lichen
Symbol: ELIO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ELMOP3 ×Elymordeum montanense (Scribn.) Bowden var. pubescens Bowden ELIO2 ×Elytesion iowense (Pohl) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey Distribution: ×ElyhordeumiowensePohl [Elymus villosus × Hordeum jubatum] distribution:USA(IA, MT, ND, NE) Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.