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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Greene County

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County News

December 24, 2014

Commercial manure applicators should plan to attend the Commercial Manure Applicator training program scheduled for Jan. 6, 2015, from 9 a.m. to noon. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR), will conduct the required three-hour training workshop. There is no fee to attend the workshop, but commercial applicators should register by contacting the ISU Extension Greene County office at 515-386-2138.

December 12, 2014

Project Completion Evaluation Forms for 2014 GCCF grant recipients are due January 31, 2015. An electronic copy of the form is avaialble at Completed forms and supporting documents should be sent to the Greene County Extension Office. Please contact Laura Ballard at the Extension Office with questions.

December 8, 2014

Greene County Extension announces the following Holiday closings:


December 24th - Office closing at noon                           December 25th & 26th - Office Closed

December 31st - Office closing at noon                           January 1st - Office Closed

December 8, 2014

Ruth Freeman, Human Sciences Specialist/Family Finance, will retire from service with Iowa State University Extension & Outreach on January 5, 2015. The community is invited to join the Greene County Extension staff and council at an Open House honoring Ruth’s 27 years of service to Extension and the people of Iowa on Thursday, December 18, from 4-6 pm at the Extension office, 104 W. Washington, in Jefferson.

December 11, 2014

All Commercial pesticide Applicators who need to schedule reshows of their recertification trainings need to contact Greene County Extension. The last day to schedule reshows is Tuesday, December 22! Space in the schedule is limited, so give us a call as soon as possible if you need your recertification training in 2014.  

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