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County News

July 29, 2015

Experience Farm to Fork by exploring locally grown culinary sensations from Buena Vista County! Tour offered by Flavors of Northwest Iowa and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Stops at Farmers Market, Boyer River Gardens and Antiques, Innspirations Vines and Wines, and Lichter Brothers Buffalo.

June 25, 2015

Three-hour workshops designed to assist landowners, farm tenants and other agri-business professionals with current issues related to farmland ownership, management and leasing arrangements will be held in July and August.

June 25, 2015

The Youth Environmental Agriculture Field Days program recently earned the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council Seal of Approval. Eight other programs from around Iowa also received this STEM Seal of Approval. It is given to programs that enculturate, sustain and spread STEM thinking.

June 15, 2015

Come join in the learning and fun! A variety of workshops for all ages!

June 12, 2015

Azaleas and rhododendrons are spectacular flowering shrubs that can brighten any yard or garden. Even though there are many species of azaleas and rhododendrons, only a small number can be grown successfully in Iowa. Here are some tips from horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach showing what steps to take.

 

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July 9, 2015 10:00 AM

Perennials are beautiful plants that live three or more years, die in the ground each fall and return in the spring. Horticulturists...

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