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September 2014 4-H Newsletter

County News

September 15, 2014

A workshop on cover cropping will be presented by Dr. Ajay Nair on Thursday, October 16, 2014 in Cresco, Iowa at the Featherlite Center on the Fairgrounds.

August 12, 2014

For students from 3rd to 6th grade in the Central School District, the Clayton County Extension will again be offering a 4-H Afterschool Theater Program.  This year the program will meet in quarterly sessions around a specific a topic and end with watching a theater performance.  See more on the attached registration form

September 23, 2014

Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed Sept. 21-27 as Iowa Farm Safety and Health Week. The Iowa Farm Safety and Health Week promotion is being held in conjunction with the 71st annual National Farm Safety and Health Week.

September 22, 2014

Visit with IDNR forestry professionals and ISU Extension Forestry Specialists at the annual Yellow River State Forest Field day on October 9, 2014.

September 19, 2014

Many Iowans are choosing to live on small farms or acreages and they have a variety of reasons. According to the Census of Agriculture, one-third of Iowa farms are small farms with 50 acres or less.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

September 23, 2014 09:50 AM

Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without. Sometimes that philosophy can help people stretch their resources until the next...

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