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.

Feb 9 – Commercial Ag Training, 9am, Extension office, Tripoli
Feb. 11---Bee and Honey Interest Group:  6:30pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Feb. 15---Master Gardener meeting---7pm, Extension Office, Tripoli
Feb.16—“Money Smart Ag”—9-2pm; Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo
Feb 22 – Confinement Manure Certification, 1:30pm, Borlaug Learning Center, Nashua
Feb 23 - Extension Council Meeting, 7 pm, Extension office, Tripoli
Feb 24 – Seed Treatment Training, 9 am, Extension office, Tripoli
Feb.24—Regional Pork Conference, 9:30am-4pm--Borlaug Learning Center, Nashua
Feb 25 - Radon in the Home, 6:30 pm, Waverly Library
Feb 28 – 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl, 1:30pm, Extension office, Tripoli
Mar. 1-3—Hawkeye Farm Show, UNI Dome, Cedar Falls
Mar. 13 – 4-H Omelet Brunch, 8am-12:30pm, 4-H Building on the Fairgrounds
Mar. 15—“Evaluating Your Estate Plan”, 9:30am,-4pm, Extension Office, Tripoli

County News

February 5, 2016

Come join us as we travel by bus with other 4-Hers to Des Moines, tour the State Capitol complex, visit with elected officials, gain a greater understanding of our Iowa state government and learn about our great schools and people.

February 4, 2016

Bremer County offers Pesticide Trainings in Tripoli & Waverly.

February 4, 2016

 “Talking about transitions and estate planning is difficult for most people – including rural Iowans – individuals, couples and families,” says Melissa O’Rourke, the Iowa State University Farm & Agribusiness Management Specialist in northeast Iowa.  “And actual implementation of a transition plan can be even harder.”

February 4, 2016

Radon is a leading cause of lung cancer, and all Iowa counties test scores are above average. 

February 3, 2016

Beekeepers of all sizes and/or those with similar interests are being invited to attend an interest organizational meeting here at our Tripoli Extension office on Thursday, February 11th @ 6:30PM.  

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