Bremer County

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Waverly Community Sharing Garden

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Bioreactor removes nitrates.

Extension and Outreach is about people and education.

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.

April 17 - Waverly Emerald Ash Borer Meetings @ 3PM and 6:30PM @ Civic Center
April 21 - Master Gardeners Meeting, 7 pm, Extension office
April 29 - 4th Grade Progressive Ag Safety Day @ Waverly Fairgrounds
May 3 – 4-H Communication Day, 8 am to noon, Faith United Church, Tripoli
May 6 – 4-H Leaders Meeting, 6:30 pm, Extension office
May 10 – Sheep Weigh In, 8 – 10 am, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 14 – 4-H & FFA Dog Classes, 6:30 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 15 – All 4-H & FFA Animal ID’s Due to the Extension office
May 17 – 4-H & FFA Horse Work Out, 4:30 pm, Boy Scout Camp
May 21 – 4-H & FFA Dog Classes, 6:30 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 28 – 4-H & FFA Dog Classes, 6:30 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 31 - Tree Program and pick up, 8-10 am, Extension office

County News

March 31, 2014

This spring we will be expanding our Waverly Community Sharing Garden from 18 to 41 raised garden beds.

March 31, 2014

Spring is a great time to create, plant, or replace your windbreak around your buildings. 

March 26, 2014

This report gives ranges and averages for various farm tillage and storage operations

March 26, 2014

Energy efficient native trees and possible replacements for future ash trees will be available at our Tripoli Extension office

March 26, 2014

With the destructive EAB insect recently identified locally, we are hosting two free meetings with the City of Waverly on April 17th

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

The Iowa Senate has launched the centennial celebration of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System. Representatives from ISU Extension and Outreach took part in the event at the Iowa Capitol. Watch the video.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 3, 2014 06:07 AM

Strawberries are hardy, easy to grow and produce a good crop with moderate effort, making them well suited to home gardens. Early spring...

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