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County News

October 9, 2015

Evergreen trees are built to survive the cold weather, but they still need care and preventive measures during the colder months of the year. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips on how to help evergreens survive winter.

October 9, 2015

The Ag Decision Maker website has updated information on various types of leases and forms to make farm lease negotiations easier for farmers and renters.

October 9, 2015

4-H started with a seed of an idea and has grown into one of the premier K-12 programs in Iowa and in the nation. 4-H Youth Development strives to empower the next generation, because true leaders aren’t born, they’re grown.

October 9, 2015

AmeriCorps member needed to provide primary leadership for the youth-focused Project Engage Program. Topics to be covered include Healthy Living, STEM, Citizenship and Leadership, and Communicaiton and Arts. See job description for details and how to apply.

October 1, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will conduct Level 1, Level 2, and Iowa MarketReady workshops covering Good Agricultural Practices for fruit and vegetable producers beginning in November.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Extension council members are elected officials and are responsible for being good stewards of taxpayer dollars. They manage the county extension budget, hire county staff and help select educational programming from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 12, 2015 01:54 PM

Two new publications on turf care are now available from the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Store: Preventing Compaction...

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