Prairies covered the land when settlers moved into this Midwest United States area. Rich soil has resulted in a productive farming region which is now called Iowa. Iowa is a top producer of soybeans, corn, hogs, and eggs. Des Moines is the capital of Iowa. Iowa became a state in 1846. The Amana Colonies, a 7-village communal society established about 150 years ago, still draw visitors to enjoy unique food, furniture, art, and crafts.
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Iowa is the 23rd largest state in the United States, bordered by Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, South Dakota, and Nebraska. Visit this site to learn more, and find printable maps of Iowa.
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Illinois is the 24th largest state in the USA, bounded by the states of Wisconsin, Indiana, Kentucky, Iowa, and Missouri. Visit this site to learn more about the state, and find printable maps of Illinois.
Missouri is the 18th largest USA state, bordered by Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, Kansas, Illinois, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Visit this site to learn more about Missouri and find printable maps of the state.
Nebraska is the 15th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Kansas, Iowa, Wyoming, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Nebraska and find printable maps of the state.
South Dakota is the 16th largest USA state, bordered by North Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Montana, and Wyoming. Visit this site to learn more about South Dakota and find printable maps of the state.
Wisconsin is the 25th largest USA state, bounded by Lake Superior to the north, Illinois to the south, Minnesota and Iowa to the west, and Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the east.
Students with campus jobs at Grinnell College want to unionize, but the college is pushing back and asking the National Labor Relations Board to reconsider an Obama-era ruling allowing such unions.
Camila Domonoske. NPR. Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:42:31 -0500.