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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

January 23, 2015

Estherville, IA – Emmet County will offer the Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. The program will be shown at locations across Iowa through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education (PSEP) program.

January 23, 2015

Join us on-line on the 4th Wednesday's in January, February and March. Only $5 for one session. After you register, you will receive an e-mail with the web address and class materials along with instructions on how to log in.

Requirements for log on and learn:

* Computer with high speed Internet

* Speakers or headphone

* Microphone or chat box for participation

January 23, 2015

Successful lambing doesn’t just happen.  It involves science and good husbandry skills. To learn about both, two lambing schools will be offered on Feb. 3 at the Dave Laughton farm north of Le Mars, Iowa.  Two identical sessions – 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. – will be conducted. Participants may choose which session they wish to attend but each is limited to 25 people.  For bio-security reasons, clean clothes and clean footwear are required.  Workshops will be in a barn but please dress for winter temperatures.

January 15, 2015

The ISU Extension & Outreach Office in Emmet County is seeking candidates for a part-time summer assistant position.

January 13, 2015

Join the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Virtual Workshop from the comfort of your home using your own computer.  Many of us make New Year’s Resolutions to lose weight and often lose our resolve a couple of weeks to a month after the New Year

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