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.

UPCOMING EXTENSION RELATED EVENTS FOR YOU  
Sept 15 – Youth Committee Meeting, 6:30 pm, Extension Office
Sept 16 – Stewards of the Beautiful Land Educational Workshop, 6-9 pm, Allison Wilder Park
Sept 20 – 4-H Beef Carcass Workshop, 10 am to noon, Frederika Locker
Sept 22 – 2014 Farm Bill Margin Protection Program – DairyMeeting, 1-2:30 pm, Waverly Civic Center
Sept 22 – Master Gardeners meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office

County News

September 18, 2014

Pumpkins and the upcoming harvest season go hand in hand, so we’ve attached some interesting observations about them.

September 18, 2014

This November 11th  meeting @ Cedar Falls will provide financial and farm industry plus farmers, insights into grain and livestock markets, plus discussions on the new Farm Bill.

September 15, 2014

Research work by ISU Ag Engineering Specialist Mark Hanna, showed a fuel savings of 21%....

The Rasings
August 22, 2014

Kevin and Peney Rasing are huge supporters of the Bremer County 4-H program and have always followed the motto “To Make the Best Better.” 

August 18, 2014

How are the corn an soybeans doing…what insects to watch….how is Iowa doing versus our neighbors?

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Farmers talking to farmers and learning from each other will help Iowa ramp up water quality efforts and implement new management practices to carry out the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy. The goal is to reduce the nitrogen and phosphorus loads in water leaving farm lands.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 15, 2014 02:42 PM

Dairy and beef producers attending manure management field days will see various systems at work. Northwest Iowa field days are Oct. 1...

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