Bremer County

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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  
June 20 – 4H/FFA Dog Class, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds, Waverly
June 21—Agronomy Field Day, 1-4:15pm, NE IA Research Farm, Nashua
June 23 – Llama Show, 8am to 5 pm, Cattle Congress
June 27 – 4H/FFA Dog Class, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds, Waverly
June 29 – 4H/FFA Horse Workout, 6:30 pm, D&R Tack, Denver
July 1 – All 4-H & FFA Bremer County Fair Entries are due – livestock, statics, crop, clothing event &
           communications
July 1 – All 4-H State Fair Entries are due
July 11 – 4H/FFA Dog Class, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds, Waverly
July 13 – 4H/FFA Horse Workout, 6:30 pm, Champions Ridge, Waverly
July 13 - 4-H Clothing Event, Communications, 8 to noon, Middle School Waverly
July 13 - 4-H Fine Arts Show (Fashon Show & Communications Presentations,) 7 pm Middle School Waverly
July 16 – 4H/FFA Horse Workout, 6:30 pm, Champions Ridge, Waverly
July 18 – 4H/FFA Dog Class, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds, Waverly
July 23 – 4H/FFA Dog Class, 6 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds, Waverly
July 23-29 – Bremer County Fair

County News

June 19, 2017

This 2 ½ mile trail brings you in touch with Bremer County wildlife and woodlands.  Stop and enjoy the new Welcome Center to earn more about this beautiful trail resulting from several years of volunteers input and labor.

June 19, 2017

This destructive insect pest can devour leaves in short order….you will notice their feeding pattern by eating between the leaf veins

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.
 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain.    

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

June 7, 2017 11:17 AM

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have...

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