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County News

April 27, 2015

Tomatoes are a popular part of many Iowa gardens, and with spring here, the time to plant them is approaching. But when is too early to plant? Where should they be planted? Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists.

http://www.extension.iastate.edu/article/yard-and-garden-plant-tomatoes-spring

April 7, 2015

Do you like to take things apart to see how they run? Are you into engineering and learning new technology? Do you have a knack for creating wacky inventions? Do you like to design and participate in crazy science experiments?

Our summer camp opportunities are for you!

April 6, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips on controlling crabgrass.

http://www.extension.iastate.edu/article/yard-and-garden-control-crabgrass

March 5, 2015

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach-Buena Vista County Office is accepting applications for a part-time, temporary Clover Kids Program Assistant. The Buena Vista County Clover Kids Program Assistant will develop partnerships with Buena Vista County Schools to facilitate delivery of Clover Kids curriculum in Kindergarten through 3rd grade.

 

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