Livestock Production Events

12/20/2014- Beef Weigh-In
All market beef with possibility of showing at the 2015 fair must be weighed and ID'd before January 31. Harrison and Monona County weigh-in is together. Tagging, retinal imaging and DNA pulls for Ak-Sar-Ben will be done.

12/23/2014- Transport Quality Assurance Session
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be offering a quality assurance training program for Iowa pork producers. The Transport Quality Assurance training session will be hosted on Tuesday, December 23rd at 10:00 a.m. at the Cherokee County Extension Office. The session will conclude by noon, with a short certification test at the

01/06/2015- Farm Bill Program Overview
Learn about the new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill) at an informational meeting conducted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and local USDA Farm Service Agency staff members.

01/06/2015- Farm Bill Program Overview
Learn about the new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill) at an informational meeting conducted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and local USDA Farm Service Agency staff members.

01/07/2015- NW Iowa Pre-Conditioned Feeder Cattle Sale
This is the second sale of the season. It is hosted by Spencer Livestock Auction, NW Iowa Pre-Conditioned Feeder Cattle Sale Committee, Iowa Veterinary Medical Association, and the Iowa Cattlemen's Association. All calves must have met the health and management requirements as set forth by the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association and consignors wi

01/10/2015- NW Iowa Pre-Conditioned Feeder Cattle Sale
This is the second sale of the season. It is hosted by Sheldon Livestock Auction, NW Iowa Pre-Conditioned Feeder Cattle Sale Committee, Iowa Veterinary Medical Association and the Iowa Cattlemen's Association. All calves must have met the health and management requirements as set forth by the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association and consignors wil

01/15/2015- Confinement Site Manure Applicator Certification
Confinement site (private) manure applicator certification. Continuing education to maintain or begin certification as a confinement site manure applicator in Iowa.

01/15/2015- Confinement Site Manure Applicator Certification
Confinement site (private) manure applicator certification. Continuing education to maintain or begin certification as a confinement site manure applicator in Iowa.

01/19/2015- Dairy Days