Bremer County

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Bioreactor removes nitrates.

Economic Development

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.

May 5 – Progressive Ag Safety Day for Bremer County 4th Graders, 9 am, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 9 – 4-H/FFA Sheep Weigh In, 8-10 am, Waverly Fairgrounds
May 15 – 4-H/FFA Animal ID’s are due
May 18 – Master Gardener Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office
May 25 – Extension office Closed
May 31 – 4-H/Fair T-Shirt order due to club leaders
June 15 - 4-H/FFA Communication, Clothing Event, Crop and all Animal Entries Due

County News

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.

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.

March 24, 2015

Want to learn more about Showmanship, Basic Grooming, Handling, and Show Ring Ethics?

February 5, 2015
Maple syrup (a uniquely American crop) is one of  our oldest agriculture commodities.  The Northeast US and Canada are at the center of the maple world.  Iowa has few commercial producers in the Northeastern part of the state.

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When Iowa students build financial literacy skills, they’re better prepared to make wise financial decisions for their future in an increasingly complex world.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

April 7, 2015 01:43 PM

Emilio Estrada is helping to train food service workers who would have a more difficult time getting trained otherwise. The program is...

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