County News

June 26, 2015

Don’t miss out on the 2015 Dallas County Fair on July 8-12. Plus, there’s free admission thanks to local sponsors.

June 26, 2015

Knowing how to properly care for trees and how to identify harmful tree abnormalities is a great skill for all tree owners to have.

June 26, 2015

Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll indicates Iowa farmers support strategy to improve water quality

June 25, 2015

Old-time practices still apply

June 24, 2015

Registration deadline is July 1.

June 24, 2015

Week of events focuses on herbicide effectiveness

June 24, 2015

Multi-state approach offers education and outreach for families

June 22, 2015

Adults often avoid talking about race with children, but young people notice similarities and differences among people. 

June 22, 2015

Several common disease problems can damage a rose’s natural beauty. 

June 22, 2015

Creating energy efficient buildings is part of living healthy

June 22, 2015

“I think people know that the Iowa Concern has been around,” said Margaret VanGinkel, the Iowa Concern hotline coordinator. “A lot of people know it and remember it. We’re here to help people, and they can talk to a person, seven days a week, all night long, and it is a person.”

June 17, 2015

 The free conference runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the FFA Enrichment Center at DMACC in Ankeny.

June 15, 2015

Azaleas and rhododendrons are spectacular flowering shrubs that can brighten any yard or garden. Even though there are many species of azaleas and rhododendrons, only a small number can successfully be grown in Iowa

June 15, 2015

The Iowa Master Gardener Program will begin this fall in Warren County.

June 15, 2015

Forty percent of children usually are in a good mood and quickly adjust to new situations and routines. However, parenting these easy-going kids can be a challenge. 

June 15, 2015

An updated series of publications from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach addresses the relationship between poverty and food needs county-by-county in Iowa. 

June 15, 2015

 A June-bearing strawberry planting can be productive for several years if the bed is given the right care.

June 15, 2015

Summer vacation from school doesn’t have to be a vacation from learning.

June 15, 2015

Keeping you current with the latest research from Iowa State University.

June 14, 2015

A business newsletter for agriculture. 

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