Clayton County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Clayton County

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July 2016 4-H Family Newsletter

 

County News

July 22, 2016

Clayton County Extension Youth & 4-H Committee is pleased to announce the new members for the 2016-17 4-H County Council. 4-H members selected were Andrey Shirbroun, Farmersburg; Carson Wille, Strawberry Point; Cody Mueller , Strawberry Point; Julie Lenth, Luana;  Kristi Eberhardt, Elkader; Levi Tuecke,  Garnavillo; Mackenzie Vlazny, Farmersburg; Melanie Lane, Elkader and Tracy Curran, St. Olaf. These new members will help lead and implement the Clayton County 4-H program this coming year.

July 14, 2016

The Adventure Tent will hold it's 3rd annual LEGO Competition for all ages on Friday, August 5 at 3 PM at the Claytoon County Fair..  The competition features Creative and Kit categories.  Download and print this form to enter.  

July 14, 2016

Every Wednesday boxes of local food will be dropped off at the Extension for 10 weeks for those interested in participating in the program.  Sign up to be part of this trial program is July 22.  Food boxes vary and price according to the box that best fits your need.  Sign up at iowafoodhub.com

July 13, 2016

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is hosting multiple farmland leasing meetings during July and August at various times and locations throughout northeast Iowa. The annual meeting is offered to address questions that land owners, tenants or other interested individuals have about leasing farmland.

July 8, 2016

ISU Extension and Outreach Clayton County will host a Farmland Leasing and Land Value workshop on Tuesday, July 26, at 1:30 pm at the Freedom Bank Community Room in Elkader.  This workshop is designed to answer questions that land owners and tenants have about farmland leasing and land values.

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4-H youth are trying robotics, game design and multimedia in Hyperstream, a STEM Scale-Up program. ISU Extension and Outreach offers Hyperstream tech clubs to engage young people and excite them about careers in STEM.

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