Buchanan County

4-H Fair Dates are Sat., July 12th thru Sat., July 19th, 2014

Call us if interested in having a Buchanan County Barn Quilt

Buchanan County Community Tree Walks Start in June

 

 

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.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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.

July 1, 2014

More than half of Iowa farmland is rented, and the percentage of farmland rented has increased over time due to the changing demographics of farmland owners.

July 1, 2014

Dog Show (Obedience, Grooming, Handling & Rally) Saturday, July 12th; Cat/Pet Show & Horse Show - Games (Barrel Race, Texas Flag, Speed Race, Pole Bending & Keyhole) Sunday, July 13th.

May 30, 2014

Scheduled for Aurora, Hazleton, Winthrop, Independence, Quasqueton, Jesup, Rowley, Brandon, Fairbank, and Lamont.

May 1, 2014

Rental rates for Iowa farmland decreased moderately in 2014 according to results from a survey carried out by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. This is the first decrease shown by the annual survey since 1999, according to William Edwards, retired extension economist who directs the survey.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

June 24, 2014 02:20 PM

SOFA is a unique program that allows students from Adair, Cass and surrounding counties interested in careers in agriculture to...

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