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County News

October 11, 2016

Allamakee 4-H Soup Supper is scheduled for Sunday, November 6 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Allamakee County Fairgrounds Pavilion.

October 19, 2016

Saturday Clover Kids met on October 15 at the Waukon Wellness Center, hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.  35 youth spent the morning getting a little dirty planting lima beans and chia seeds!

October 18, 2016

The Iowa 4-H Program defines service-learning as a strategy that integrates community needs along with intentional learning objectives. 4-H members involved in a regional citizenship program connected the service-learning they understand of project-based work to the mission of Retrieving Freedom Inc.

October 13, 2016

While farmers work in the fields to harvest their crops, home gardeners can do the same. With luck there’s more than anyone can use in a week or two, which means storage is needed. Here are some storage tips from ISU Extension and Outreach.

October 12, 2016

 Start to Farm: New Farmer Learning Networks are for beginning and early-career farmers looking for an edge in managing and growing their farm business.  The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team will provide an opportunity this fall and early spring to address ways to improve business practices and production techniques, tour successful farm operations, and to form a community to share new ideas and profitable farming methods.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

October 20, 2016 12:16 PM

The Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) has received several questions from southwest Iowa producers about corn...

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