Agriculture and Natural Resources Events
05/21/2013- Commercial Manure Applicators' Certification Reshow
This training program will meet the needs of Commercial Manure Applicators to fulfill their required three (3) hours of annual training for the manure applicator certification program.
05/21/2013- Commercial Manure Applicator Certification/Recertification Course-Cherokee County
Reshow program for commercial manure applicators needing to recertify and those wanting to certify for the first time. The workshop will provide the required three hours of annual training and will cover applicator rules, manure application rates, road and bridge weight restrictions and driverâ€™s licensing issues. All currently certified commercia
05/21/2013- Training Reshow Day
If you need training for re-certification in any of the areas that have already had their first showing in 2013, call our office to schedule a training for this date and time!
05/21/2013- Confinement Site Manure Applicators' Certification Reshow
Continuing education for (re)certification for the Confinement Site Manure Applicators. The two-hour program will fulfill the annual certification requirement. Topics will include land application rules, applicator safety, H2S safety and concerns, and manure nutrients for crop production.
05/21/2013- 4-H Sheep Production Class
4-H Sheep Production class will meet at the Muscatine County Extension office on Tuesday, May 21, at 4:45 to 5:30 p.m. Anyone is welcome to attend this informational meeting to learn about sheep production.
05/21/2013- Annies: Managing Today and Tomorrow: Farm Transition Planning
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive business can be challenging. Farm women can learn how to plan a successful farm transition in a five session course. Cost is $75. Scholarships are available. Dinner is provided.
05/21/2013- Master Gardener Plant Exchange/Steering Committee Meeting
05/22/2013- Soil Management and Land Valuation Conference
This is a one day conference for people interested in land related issues affecting land. Topics vary by year. Approved for CEU credit in Real Estate and Appraisal
05/22/2013- Lunch & Learn Herbs
Bring your lunch and learn how to grow herbs and what to do with them when winter hits.
05/22/2013- Cover Crop Field Day & Pasturewalk
Practical Farmers of Iowa joins with Iowa Learning Farms to have farmers showcase their experiences with cover crops this spring at field days across Iowa. County Soil and Water Conservation district Commissioners and Eastern Iowa Hay Producers Association are helping to sponsor the spring field days that focus on the use and management of cover c