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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Emmet County

Emmet County Extension brings the University to you, providing families with resources and educational opportunties. When you need to make decisons that affect your family, community, business or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension for research-based information and education to help you make better decisions.

County News

December 15, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will conduct Commercial Manure Applicator training Jan. 6 at locations in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

December 3, 2014

Youth in grades 4th and up are welcom to participate in 2015 Northwest Iowa Beef Bonanza. Hands-On learning about: Beef Production in Iowa, How to get the best product for your effort, ways to increase the quality of your cattle for fair exhibits. Plus great door prizes!

December 2, 2014

AMES, IA. The Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP), formerly known as the Pest Management and the Environment Program (PME) at Iowa State University recently updated its moniker. The name change reflects the program’s emphasis on pesticide safety education to various audiences in Iowa, including certified commercial, public, and private applicators as well as pesticide safety awareness for the general public.

December 2, 2014

The Private Pesticide Applicator's Recertification dates have been set for Emmet County.The first date will be held on January 20, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. at the Estherville Masonic Temple and the second date will be held on March 25, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. at Ringsted American Legion.

November 25, 2014

The slides from the power point presentation that Melissa O’Rourke, the ISU Extension Farm and Agribusiness Management specialist spoke about on Monday, November 24, 2014 at Emmet County's Farm Bill Meeting are now available. Click here to view.

If you missed the meeting and would like other dates available in Northwest Iowa please click here.


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