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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Chickasaw County

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County News

April 20, 2015

ISU Extension and Outreach in Chickasaw County will be holding a Food Preservation 101 Workshop in New Hampton at the Chickasaw County Extension Office on April 27th, 5:30-7:00PM. Participants will receive current ISUEO food preservation publications and additional research-based resources will be on display. Pressure canner lids will also be checked at the workshop. Cost is $10/household and class size is limited. Call the extension office at 641-394-2174 to register.

February 18, 2015

Families throughout Northeast Iowa are invited to attend the Northeast Iowa Family STEM Festival on Thursday, April 30, from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Northeast Iowa Community College Wilder Business Center, 1625 Highway 150 South, Calmar, Iowa. The festival is free and open to the public.

April 14, 2015

The 2015 Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference will be held on June 10 and 11 at the Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

April 9, 2015

Join us on a journey that takes you through the creative process of starting a  business, creating a product, marketing, and selling your product. Click HERE for registration information.

February 13, 2015

Are you interested in saving money, contributing to the vibrancy of your community and reducing carbon emissions? Are you interested in installing SOLAR or renewable energy? Then it's time to think about a Farm Energy Plan.

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April 22, 2015 08:46 AM

Avian influenza does not impact the foods that consumers eat, says an Iowa State University food safety expert.

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