Women, Land and Legacy met on November 13, 5:30-8:00 pm, 4-H Learning Center, North Iowa Events Center, Mason City. The program topic was "Soil, Slopes and Glaciers-Fred Greder Talks Dirt." Women, Land and Legacy discussion meetings offer presentations and discussion on topics that are a concern of women involved in farming. Everyone is invited to come. Please let us know if you have any ideas or suggestions for discussion topics by calling Cerro Gordo County Extension, 641-423-0844.
Please join us for the last webinar on Friday, November 7—”Where Have All the Honey Bees Gone? Hope for the Future," for information you can use about good and bad insects. The webinar will be at 1 p.m. and will be hosted by Cerro Gordo County Extension and Outreach, 2023 S. Federal Ave., Mason City. Cost is $5 per person and includes viewing the webinar and pizza. Please call 641-423-0844 to register or contact John Sjolinder, email@example.com, with any questions.
Whimsy - 2015 Garden Calendar - Gardens bring tasty food, delightful color, refreshing fragrance, rustling leaves, and enervating prickles and tickles. Sometimes they even tickle the fancy. This year's calendar captures the sense of playfulness found in many gardens. Take a whimsical journey through the seasons in photography, verse, and quippy garden quotes. Makes a great gift and a handy garden journal too! Only $6 each!
The weather was beautiful! The Cerro Gordo County Extension Fall Gardeners Bus Tour was held on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Educational and fun stops included Vesterheim Museum, lunch in downtown Decorah, Seed Savers Exchange, and Stillwater Greenhouse. Please watch for information on our spring trip in 2015 or call 641-423-0844 for information.
Master Gardeners are individuals who have an interest in horticulture, have taken the Master Gardener training offered by Iowa State University Extension, and share their time and expertise with other gardeners.