The company's main product is Iowa Farmer Today, a tabloid distributed to 70,000 farm owners and operators in and around Iowa each week. IFT Publications publishes Missouri Farmer Today, which serves 20,000 farm operations in the state. The company also publishes Midwest Marketer, a weekly, tab sized beef publication. Electronic services include Iowa Farmer Today Online, the company's home page on the World Wide Web at

The staff of 34 includes an award-winning editorial department with extensive knowledge of farming and more than 135 years of journalism experience. The editors have earned numerous distinguished writing, photography and design awards, including honors from the National Association of Agricultural Journalists, Oscars in Agriculture, American Agricultural Editors' Association, the Livestock Publications Council and other groups.

IFT Publications, Inc.'s home office is in Cedar Rapids, with satellite offices in Ankeny, Ames, Glenwood, Bloomfield and Maxwell. Iowa Farmer Today became a property of Lee Enterprises on July 1, 2004.

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