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County News

May 29, 2015

The Annual Spring Field Day at the ISU Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm will run from 1:00 to 4:15 p.m. on June 24.  The program will start with Elwynn Taylor, ISU Extension Climatologist, followed by Matt Liebman, ISU Agronomist, then Antonio Mallarino, ISU Extension Soil Fertility Specialist, and Matt Helmers.  The field day is free and open to the public.

May 28, 2015

The Iowa Cattlemen’s Association is holding pasture walks in mid-June, giving cow-calf producers an opportunity to hear from experts on brush management and maximizing feeder calf value. The Eric Smith family of Decorah will be hosting one of the walks on June 16.

May 26, 2015

The Allamakee County Fair Board is seeking applicants for the 2015 Allamakee County Fair Queen contest.

May 26, 2015

4-H'ers can demonstrate their communications skills and personal style at the annual Expressions Day set for Sunday, June 28.  The deadline to register for this great event is June 15.

May 26, 2015

Enter your garden in the Allamakee County Fair Home Judged Garden Class! This project may consist of a vegetable or flower garden in your backyard or community garden.

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“Cook This!” is part of 4-H healthy living education from ISU Extension and Outreach. Youth develop nutrition knowledge and culinary skills through hands-on activities as they taste and prepare new flavors.

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May 21, 2015 03:18 PM

Dairy nutritionists, industry professionals, veterinarians and producers will hear the latest research of issues concerning the dairy...

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