Think of Iowa, and it is natural to think of farming. With 92 percent of its land in agricultural production, Iowa has dedicated a larger portion of its territory to farming than has any other state. More than 30.7 million acres on 92,000 farms produce much of the nation’s corn and soybeans. But there’s more to this state than tractors and farm reports.

Farming’s omnipresence in the state actually produced its greatest tourist attraction, the Iowa State Fair, held every summer 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines. More than a million people attend each year, coming from around the world to experience the renowned event that includes a midway, livestock competitions and classic fair eats…

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