Fayette County

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Fayette County 4-H Fairbook is now online!   Click here for the link!

 

EXTENSION PROGRAMS BENEFIT ALL IOWANS
Get inside Extension and discover how we support healthy people, healthy environments, and healthy economies. Read about some of the ways ISU Extension meets local needs, improves quality of life, and helps make our county a better place to live. You’ll be amazed at what we do.

Dealing with Flooding - 2014

Learn more about flood preparations, crops, clean up, health and safety, mold, private wells, stress management, and water conservation.

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County News

July 1, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offices across northeast Iowa are hosting farmland leasing meetings from July 30 through August 21 at selected locations. These meetings will address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about farmland leasing.

July 3, 2014

Dog obedience classes will begin at 7 pm on Wednesday, May 28 and will be held by the old school house located at the fairgrounds.  Please bring with you the completed dog information form with rabies number along with adequate water supply, bag to pick up after your dog and the proper leads.  Dog workouts are scheduled for each Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. until the fair.

July 3, 2014

You and the horse you are showing at the fair must attend at least one county-sponsored event before the fair.  Remaining workout include:  July 10 - Games and July 15 - Open Arena.

June 18, 2014

County Fairs are serving as the landscape to showcase the NE Iowa Food & Fitness Bike Blender! Youth and adults are using human power to pedal the bike to make tasty strawberry/banana fruit smoothies.  Watch for the bike blender in the next few weeks for the County Fairs! Join the bike blending-taste testing team in NE Iowa!

June 17, 2014

Farmers and landowners committed to protecting and conserving environmentally sensitive land may now sign up for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). Additionally, retiring farmers enrolled in CRP could receive incentives to transfer a portion of their land to beginning, disadvantaged or veteran farmers through the Transition Incentives Program (TIP).

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Parents learn to be better parents, kids learn to resist peer pressure and together they learn to better communicate as a family through the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 from ISU Extension and Outreach. Watch the video.
 

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

July 1, 2014 09:39 AM

Iowans should take a look at their credit report every year to make sure the information is accurate and to correct any errors. One way...

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