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 2 – 4-H FairEntry Help Night, 5 – 7 pm, Extension Office
June 3, 10, 17 & 24 - 4-H/FFA Dog Classes, 6:30 pm -8 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds 
June 4 – Prairie on Farms: Demonstration Workshop, 9 am to 12:30 pm, Borlaug Center, Nashua 
June 11 & 25 - 4-H/FFA Horse Workouts, 6:30 pm -8 pm, D & R Tack, Denver
June 11 & 16 – Stop Bugging Me Day Camp, 9 am-3pm, Waverly Fairgrounds (grades K-1, must be registered)
June 11 – Advanced Swine Reproduction Seminar, 10 am – 3 pm, Waverly Civic Center
June 11 - “Design from Yard to Trough” Webinar, 6:30-8:30pm, Extension Office
June 15 - 4-H/FFA Communication, Clothing Event, Crop and all Animal Entries Due
June 18 – Mother Nature Rocks Day Camp, 9 am-3 pm, Waverly Fairgrounds (grades 2 & 3, must be registered)
June 18 – BQA Cattle Handling Seminar, 9 am – noon, Waverly Sales Barn
June 23 – 4-H Leaders Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office
June 24 - ISU Research Field Day, 1 to 4:15 pm, Nashua

County News

June 2, 2015

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

June 2, 2015

Working with the Bremer ISU Extension office, the City of Tripoli now has an attractive park along Main Street (Hwy 93).  

May 14, 2015

Become a Master Gardener by participating in the Master Gardener Core Training. ISU Extension & Outreach will be providing the training for new Master Gardeners on Tuesdays in September, October and November in locations across the state. 

May 4, 2015

Here is a sample protocol to use in your apple orchard. 

April 14, 2015

A major consortium is underway to address and reverse the major decease in their population.   More details will be coming in the future months.

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