Communications & Media Center

Member Communications

The Iowa Cattlemen's Association communications efforts help provide the most up-to-date information on the beef industry to ICA members. The ICA also provides factual and timely information on issues and about the positive impact of the beef industry in Iowa. News about the ICA and the beef industry is provided in several ways.

Magazine - The 
Iowa Cattleman magazine is filled with articles and advertising for beef producers. The magazine is published monthly and also available online.

The magazine offers a variety of advertising opportunities. You can download the Editorial Calendar and Ad Rate Sheet for current rates and ad sizes. If you have questions please contact Jackie Ditsworth at 515-296-2266.

Updates - Breaking news and background information on issues are sent to ICA members via e-mail and postal mail.

County newsletters - are published on request to announce local events and activities.

ICA Web site - includes information on ICA and Iowa Beef Industry Council programs and events, news releases, current issues, plus beef recipes.

ICA Social Media - Follow us on Facebook, and Twitter for updates.



Contact Katie Olthoff ( or 515-296-2266) for media requests.

Press releases can all be found on our website.

Photos can be found on our flickr site.