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  
Sept 15 – 4-H record books due to leaders
Sept 16 – Extension Council Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office Tripoli
Sept 19 – 4-H Omaha Zoo Trip, Grades 6, 7 & 8
Sept 21 – Master Gardeners Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Sept 24 - Home Food Preservation workshop, 6:30 pm to 8 pm, Denver Public Library
Sept 24 – 4-H Leaders meeting, 7 pm, Extension office
Sept 29, Oct 6, 13, 20, 27, Oct 3, 10 & 17 – Master Gardeners Training, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli, Oct 10 or 24 trip to ISU for class
Oct 5 – Youth Committee Meeting, 6:30 pm, Extension Office
Oct 19 – Master Gardeners Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Oct 21 - Roadside, Forest, and Aquatic Pest Management Training, 9 am, Extension Office, Tripoli
Oct 29 - Mosquito and Public Health Management Training, 9 am, Extension Office, Tripoli

County News

August 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. 

August 14, 2015

Bremer 4-H and FFA members enjoyed and exhibited their projects…some went to Iowa State Fair

August 14, 2015

Cover crops are one method to improve soil quality, manage soil nutrients, and protect our resources.

August 14, 2015

For the fifth year, volunteers and the Bremer ISU Extension office grew and donated several thousand pounds of fresh vegetables and fruits.

August 14, 2015

To help corn producers help manage their fertilizer and nutrient inputs, this will be the sixth year this project is available

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Half a million visitors had the opportunity to visit "Camp Cy - a Statewide Adventure" during the Iowa State Fair Aug. 13-23. They could engage with camp staff about Iowa State University and the ways extension and outreach works in every Iowa county.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

August 18, 2015 10:59 AM

Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Smeltzer Charitable Trust, will host a field day Sept. 2 at the Smeltzer Learning Farm, rural Otho....

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