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County News

October 28, 2014

Farm life with its country setting often is idealized, but as the complications and pace of agriculture have increased, so have the physical and mental demands on farmers.

October 22, 2014

Franklin County Extension and Outreach is offering 2 private pesticide applicator training dates:  December 17, 2014 and February 26, 2015.   For pesticide testing at NIACC in Mason City, call Gary Show at 641-422-4237. 

October 9, 2014

Manure Applicator trainings are offered at the Franklin County Extension Office.  We offer to reshow the Manure Programs on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

October 8, 2014

The 2015 Annual Garden Calendar, “Whimsy,” is now available for purchase at the Franklin County Extension office.

September 18, 2014

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Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

December 5, 2014 12:48 PM

The Iowa County Engineers Association will bring more than 450 engineers, technicians and supervisors to Ames and Iowa State University...

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