County News

May 13, 2016

Check your blue spruces to see if they have brownish-purple needles and many  others are missing from the inside out and the bottom up.   

April 28, 2016

The tree’s future can be heavily dictated by your planting decisions..what are some tips?

April 28, 2016

Over a third of food relies on pollinators and we all have a role in their future.

February 5, 2016

No matter how close or far Iowans are from retirement, the new “Retirement: Secure Your Future” Web page from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will help them prepare, said Cindy Thompson, a human sciences specialist in family life.
 

January 29, 2016

A demonstration bioreactor installed along Crane Creek in Bremer County illustrate how they can improve water quality by intercepting nitrates on the edge of tile outlets.

January 13, 2016

Learn who the owners and operators of our Iowa farmland are..and some future implications.

January 4, 2016

Bremer County offers Pesticide Trainings in Tripoli & Waverly.

November 11, 2015

Proper care and operation is vital to harvesting wood safely and preventing accidents.

November 3, 2015

For those wondering about the capacity of your grain bins, silos, bunkers, hay sheds, tanks, etc., this article on the ISU Ag Decision Maker will help you to find out.

August 14, 2015

Cover crops are one method to improve soil quality, manage soil nutrients, and protect our resources.

August 14, 2015

For the fifth year, volunteers and the Bremer ISU Extension office grew and donated several thousand pounds of fresh vegetables and fruits.

June 2, 2015

To protect and improve our environment, we have two separate water quality and nutrient management sampling efforts.

April 26, 2015

It’s been identified in Bremer County, so we’ve assembled articles to help citizens learn more on the symptoms and options available. 

April 14, 2015

It’s time to implement your cover crop termination plans

April 14, 2015

Special pheromone traps are being set to detect the presence of adult black cutworm moths, whose larvae can cut off corn seedlings.  This is an annual spring project with farmers, agronomists, and ISU Extension.

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