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County News

March 31, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach - Clay County 4-H Youth Development Program partnered with Amanda Bare, Clay County 4-H Committee Member and Club Leader by bringing an afternoon of knitting and of counted cross stitch to the area youth.

March 31, 2015

Clay County will offer a “Last Chance” Private Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for private pesticide applicators on April 14, 2015 at the Clay County Extension Office in Spencer, Iowa. This program is shown in cooperation with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP).

March 27, 2015

In order to exhibit beef, swine, sheep, meat goat, poultry or rabbit at the Clay County Fair, youth MUST have up-to-date FSQA training or testing.  4th through 6th grade youth must attend training each year and youth 7th grade and older must attend one of the scheduled testing days.

March 24, 2015

Cover crop field day to be held on April 2 near Dickens AMES, IOWA—Iowa Learning Farms, along with the Iowa Cover Crop Working Group and Clay County Farm Bureau, will host a field day Thursday, April 2, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Stephanie and Matt Essick and Rich Harves farm, rural Dickens. The event is free and open to the public.

March 23, 2015

The ISU Extension Clay County series “Nonprofit Management Academy” will be wrapping up this Spring with three great final sessions.  These classes are open to anyone seeking professional development in these topics, whether they work in the nonprofit sector or in area businesses.

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March 31, 2015 12:05 PM

The half-day workshop,“Combating the Spotted Winged Drosophila Fruit Fly," will be offered April 20 in Iowa City and April 27...

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