Bremer County

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Bioreactor removes nitrates.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Bremer County

You can rely on your dedicated Iowa State University and Bremer County Extension staff for unbiased, research based information and educational services. We emphasize healthy people, healthy environments, and healthy local economies for our Iowa citizens. Click Here to see our new video: “HOW DO WE BENEFIT BREMER CITIZENS”   Click here to watch our Barn Quilt Video.  Click here for our new Barn Quilt Map.

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS FOR YOU  
May 20 – 4-H Poultry Workshop, 10 am, Extension Office  - CANCELLED
May 24—Lawn and Turfgrass Workshop, 5:30-6:30pm, Waverly Civic Center
June 1 – 4-H Leader’s Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
June 3 – Bremer County Master Gardeners Plant & Craft Sale, 8-11 am, Extension Office, Tripoli
June 6 & 8 – Farm Animal Fun Day Camp, K-1st grades, Waverly Fairgrounds
June 14 – Extension Council Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli

County News

May 5, 2017

For landowners and tenants, the new 2017 Cash Rental Rate report in now available.   Either follow and click the attachment for the results, or contact our Bremer ISU Extension and Outreach office in Tripoli.  Our phone number is 319-882-4275.

May 5, 2017

The Integrated Pest Management program with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host the seventh annual Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth on July 31 at the Field Extension Education Laboratory in Boone, Iowa at 1928 240th Street.

Spend smart eat smart
April 13, 2017

Iowans can eat healthy and stick to a tight grocery budget. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s “Spend Smart. Eat Smart.” has been helping families do so for more than seven years, and a newly designed website makes it even easier.
 

April 4, 2017

A major advantage to using a cover crop is to help retain nutrients from leaching away during the spring  before your grain crop is growing.

March 14, 2017

A quick, private, and easy to use kit to check the level of nitrates exiting your field tiles is now available from your Bremer ISU Extension and Outreach office in Tripoli.  

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