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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: East Pottawattamie

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County News

January 19, 2017

Design the Fair Book Cover!

You could win $25!

January 19, 2017
EAST POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY FAIR July 19th - 24th, 2017

January30th Annual County Leader Training and dinner, 6:30pm        

February 1st State Senior Recognition Online Submissions Due

February 12th CYC, Extension Office, 4:00pm  

February 14th HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!                                    

February 17th Region 17 Lancer's Hockey Event

February 28th Legislative Day

March 1st Fair Book Cover Entries DUE to the EXTENSION OFFICE

March 12th CYC, Super Bowl, Atlantic, Iowa, 1:00pm

March 12th 80's Glow Up Bowling Party; Super Bowl in Atlantic, 2:00 to 4:00pm

MAY 15th ***All Animal ID's DUE***Project Enrollments due on 4hOnline
January 19, 2017

 Women Marketing Grain Course

Classes will be held at the Oakland Community Center starting Tuesday, February 21, 2017 and continuing Feb. 28, March 7 and March 14. 9:00 to 1:00pm (meal at noon). Cost of all 4 courses is $75. Please contact the office directly for any questions and how to register today.
December 13, 2016

The 2017 Crop Advantage Series offers a unique opportunity for farmers and crop advisers to hear current research and crop production information from Iowa State University. The series will be offered at 14 locations around Iowa from Jan. 4-27. Continuing educations credits for Certified Crop Advisers and pesticide safety recertification will be offered.

http://www.extension.iastate.edu/article/2017-crop-advantage-series-coming-14-iowa-locations

December 13, 2016

February 15, 2017 will be held at the Carson Community Center at 6:30 pm
March10, 2017 will be held at the Oakland Community Center at 9:30 am
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/PrAp.html

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