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County News

April 17, 2015

Join us on May 19. Learn about beef cow replacement strategies, tall fescue facts and myths, and the latest research from the University of Nebraska on beef cow-calf drylot production.

April 16, 2015

The first case of avian influenza in Iowa has been confirmed this week. ISU's Vet Diagnostic Lab has provided information and fact sheets on the disease and instructions for submitting samples.

April 10, 2015

Des Moines County Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale will be held Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM at the Troute Farm south of Burlington. Demonstrations by Master Gardeners.  Wide variety of  Perennials, Annuals and Vegetables, Garden Accessories, Door Prizes and refreshments!

March 19, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach announces Becky Luers as the new Community Development Specialist in Des Moines County. Becky began this new position on February 23, 2015.

March 18, 2015

Southeast Iowa youth had the opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering, and math by attending the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach STEM Trip to Ames March 12, 2015. Fifty-one sixth through eighth graders in Des Moines, Henry, Lee, and Louisa counties took advantage of this wonderful opportunity.

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April 17, 2015 02:25 PM

The Iowa Beef Center is offering the 21st annual update for Veterinarians on Wednesday, May 20, at the McNay Memorial Research Farm near...

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