Archive - 2018



  • New farm, abundance of new opportunities.

    New farm, abundance of new opportunities.

    posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2018
    “Working with pigs has always been one of my goals in life,” said Max Klepper, the new manager at Sandy Hill Sow Farm near Early, Iowa. “This is exciting for all of us.”

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  • Welcome, Sandy Hill Sow Farm!

    Welcome, Sandy Hill Sow Farm!

    posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2018
    Located south of Storm Lake near Early, Iowa, Sandy Hill Sow Farm (Sow 42) has made her debut. This positive-pressure filtered farm is a 7,500 head, open pen gestation sow farm that can also accommodate customer tour groups. Guest showers, a hospitality area and a conference room add the ability better share our story with leaders across the food chain. Eighteen new jobs and an annual economic impact of $4.7 million, the farm will be stocked with gilts next week.

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  • Sandy Hill Open House

    Sandy Hill Open House

    posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2018
    Thanks to all our outstanding tour guides and volunteers, who took the time away from their own farms and responsibilities to open the barn doors, welcome people in and share our story how we raise food. Your professionalism, passion and enthusiasm is what makes Iowa Select Farms what is it today.

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  • Operation Christmas Meal Videos

    Operation Christmas Meal Videos

    posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Complete recap of 2018 Operation Christmas Meal pork loin deliveries in Mount Ayr, Afton, Humeston, Hampton, Riceville, Osage, Iowa Falls, Webster City, Clarion, Lake City, Sac City and Pocahontas.

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  • Holiday Party at Children's Cancer Connection

    Holiday Party at Children's Cancer Connection

    posted on Monday, December 17, 2018
    Over 100 children participated in the annual “Holiday Drop Off + Children's Party” at the Hansen Home for Hope this weekend. The unique event allows parents of families of cancer survivors—or those who are undergoing cancer treatment—an evening to shop for presents, enjoy a quiet dinner or run errands while their children enjoy pizza, crafts and cookie decorating.

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