Buchanan County

Call us if interested in having a Buchanan County Barn Quilt

Check the Schedule for Fall CIC's in Buchanan County

A High Tunnel Workshop will be held Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Attend one of three Farm Bill programs offered in Indee

 

 

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach provides educational opportunities for economic development, food and the environment, health and well-being, and K-12 youth outreach.

 

We meet local needs, so Buchanan County can be an even better place for the next generation.

 

 

County News

January 23, 2014

Buchanan County Barn Quilt advisory committee members meet at Heartland Acres to discuss plans for a revival of the Barn Quilt project.  Pictured left to right are:  Roxanne Fuller – Buchanan County ISU Extension & Outreach Administrator, and Buchanan County Barn Quilt advisory committee members Susie Alber and Craig Johnson. Member absent from photo is Judy Scott.

October 22, 2014

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach will once again be hosting holiday craft programs for residents of Buchanan County to enjoy.  There will be two programs for folks to choose from: holiday wreath making, which will take place on Thursday, December 4, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Heartland Acres Agribition Center; and holiday centerpiece making, which will take place on Monday, December 8, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Jesup Public Library.

October 21, 2014

Voters will have the opportunity to elect members of the Buchanan County Extension Council candidates at the Nov. 4 general election.

October 16, 2014

Buchanan County ISU Extension and Outreach has a number of helpful newsletters for the general public.  And the best part is …. they are absolutely FREE.

October 10, 2014

Farmers and landowners will learn about the new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2104 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill) at informational meetings conducted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and local USDA Farm Service Agency staff members.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Rising Star interns spent last summer investigating regional food systems and addressing challenges communities face around local foods.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 1, 2014 02:47 PM

While many plants wind down their yearly life cycles in the fall, a number of bulbs, shrubs and trees bloom in fall weather.

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