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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Benton County

Information from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and Benton County is just a click away.  You can access information in Agriculture & Environment, Families & Healthy Living, 4-H & Youth, and Business & Community.  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has research-based information and education to help you.

County News

February 10, 2016

Support the renovation and preservation of the Iowa State Fairgrounds by donating to the Corndog Checkoff.

February 9, 2016

Benton/Tama Field Day, Effectively Managing Cover Crops With Your Cash Crop in Mind, will be held on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 in VInton.

February 9, 2016

There will be a Cover Crop Spring Management Workshop held on March 1, 2016 in Iowa City.

February 4, 2016

A Cover Crop Spring Management Workshop will be held on February 25, 2016 at Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo.

January 21, 2016

Paul Crawford introduced as ISU Extension and Outreach Regional Director for Cedar Rapids area.

 

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January 22, 2016 04:33 PM

The 60th Annual Iowa State University Shade Tree Short Course, Glass is Half Full: A Call for Optimism, will be Feb. 23 - 25, 2016 at...

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