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.

Nov 26 & 27 – Extension Office closed for holiday
Nov 30—GAP-Level 1; Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo
Dec 2 – Pest Control Certification, 9 am, Extension Office, Tripoli
Dec 4—Midwest Dairy Day, 10-2:30; NICC Dairy Center, Calmar
Dec 4—Bremer Fall Crop Round Up, 1-2:30 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Dec 7—GAP-Level 2; Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo
Dec 9 – Extension Council Meeting, 7 pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Dec 19 – 4-H/FFA Beef Weigh In, 8 am, Waverly Sales Barn
Dec 24-25, Jan 1– Extension Office closed for holiday
Dec 28 – 4-H Cooking Up Science Workshop, 1-4 pm, 4-H Building Fairgrounds, 4-8th Grades
Dec 29 – 4-H Vet Science Workshop, 6-7:30 pm, Avenue of the Saints Animal Hospital, 4-12th Grades
Dec 30 – 4-H Photography Workshop, 7-8 pm, Extension office, 4-12th Grades
Jan 6—Private Pesticide Applicators Training, 9:30 am, Waverly Civic Center
Jan 14—Wildlife Photography-Kip Ladage, 6:30 pm, Waverly Civic Center
Jan 18—Iowa Dairy Days, 9 am-3 pm, Waverly Civic Center

County News

November 16, 2015

If you need something to do over the Christmas break check out three youth workshops offered by Bremer County Extension.

November 3, 2015

For those wondering about the capacity of your grain bins, silos, bunkers, hay sheds, tanks, etc., this article on the ISU Ag Decision Maker will help you to find out.

October 2, 2015

Millions of families enjoy the traditional family turkey feast during the holiday season, so we’ve included some tips for properly thawing and preparing the bird.

September 27, 2015

Bremer County offers Pesticide Trainings in Tripoli & Waverly.

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Through nutrition education programs from ISU Extension and Outreach, Iowa families learn how to budget their food dollars, save time and money by planning meals, and make wise food choices to stay healthy.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

November 19, 2015 01:41 PM

The final session in a three-part series for young and beginning graziers in southern Iowa is set for Dec. 14. The event will focus on...

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