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County News

June 24, 2015

Over the past several years, NICC and the Northeast Iowa Dairy Foundation have installed a variety of conservation practices including bioswale, conservation plantings, shelterbelts, native trees, butterfly garden, storm water wetlands, grassed waterways, sediment basin, cover crops, infiltration trench, enhanced rain garden, permeable pavers and sediment basin. View these practices in person at a Conservation Tour on July 22.

June 24, 2015

Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Allamakee County office.  Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens, and managing pests. Classes start in September.

June 23, 2015

The 4-H County Council is sponsoring a School Supplies Drive to benefit the Allamakee County Relief Office.

June 22, 2015

The 2015 Open Class Exhibit Building booklet and event listings, now available online!  The Allamakee Master Gardeners look forward to seeing you at the Fair.

June 18, 2015

It is often assumed that starting a food hub is a capital intensive process requiring large investments in infrastructure, transportation, logistics and personnel at the outset. A new publication produced by the Leopold Center, ISU Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Food Hub, describes how emerging food hubs can grow successfully under money constraints if cash flow is managed strategically.

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

June 25, 2015 02:04 PM

According to the latest Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll, the majority of farmers are aware of and support Iowa’s Nutrient Reduction...

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