Bremer County

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Waverly Community Sharing Garden

Learn it. Grow it. Teach it. Become a Master Gardener.

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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS FOR YOU  
Stewards of the Beautiful Land Educational Workshops
            Aug 19 - 6-9 pm, Waverly Babcock Woods
            Sept 16 - 6-9 pm, Allison Wilder Park
July 21 - Master Gardeners Meeting, 7 pm, Extension office
July 22 – Youth Committee Meeting, 7 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
July 22 – 4-H/FFA Horse Workout, 6:30 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
July 25 – 4-H/FFA Horse Show, 3 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds
July 26 – 4-H/FFA Horse Show, 8:30 am, Waverly Fairgrounds
July 27 – Aug 2 – Bremer County Fair
Aug 9 - Master Gardener Plant & Craft Sale, 11 am to 2 pm, Extension Office
Aug 15 - Farm Leasing Meeting, 1:30 pm, Extension Office

County News

July 21, 2014

This plant’s juice called psoralen, when in contact with your skin combined with sun, can cause major burn-like irritations and possible scaring.  This time of year it’s in our roadside ditches and uncultivated areas.

July 1, 2014

Learn about “Plant Problems” from Eileen Loan at 1PM during the Bremer Master Gardener Plant Sale at the Bremer ISU Extension office in Tripoli…. And stock up on fall planting needs from 11-2.

June 12, 2014

What factors should you consider when negotiating 2015 farmland rental rates?  As an owner..or as a renter.  

May 8, 2014
Don't miss these two important deadlines.
May 8, 2014

Bremer County 4-H Communication Day was held on Tuesday, June 11, at the Faith United Church in Tripoli.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 15, 2014 03:50 PM

Some of the nation's leading beef producers, retailers, government officials, NGOs, animal scientists, veterinarians and students...

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