Harrison County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Harrison County

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1)  The pesticide applicator testing (private and commercial) that was scheduled for Tuesday, February 2, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Logan Community Center has been rescheduled to Monday, February 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Logan Community Center.  For more information contact Mark Lohafer at Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship, 515-281-8506 or check their website at http://www.iowaagriculture.gov/Pesticide/pesticidetesting.asp .
2)  The CRP meeting that FSA was going to hold at the Harrison County Extension Office on Tuesday, February 2 has been rescheduled to Monday, February 8 at 2 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office, 304 East 7th Street.  For more information contact the FSA office at 712-644-2040
3)  The Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification PPAT (CIC) course scheduled for Tuesday, February 2 at 6:30 p.m. in Harlan was canceled.  It has been rescheduled for Monday, February 8th at 6:30 p.m. at the Therkildsen Center, 706 Victoria Street in Harlan.  Contact the Shelby County Extension Office at 712-755-3104. They will also post notices on their county website http://www.extension.iastate.edu/shelby/


2016 Harrison County Fair - July 26-30, 2016

2015 Harrison County Fair Book

"Nothing Compares"  Iowa State Fair, Aug 11 to 21, 2016

County News

West Harrison Brickmasters with ISU Mascot Cy
July 22, 2008

Would you like to program your own robots to do cool things for you? Would you like to plan a project that could make a difference in your community and present it to Community Leaders?Then the 4-H First Lego League Clubs in Harrison County are for you!!!

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January 29, 2016

'Words on Wellness' - Your Extension connection to nutrition and fitness (otherwise known as WOW) is a statewide monthly newsletter. In each issue, you'll gain reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise, and food safety, and explore the power

4H Club Officer Materials
August 26, 2015

Learn more about being a club officer with these helpful links.

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June 22, 2015

Great New Friends! Great Leadership Opportunities! Great Campfires! Great New experiences Climbing and Messing in the Creek! What could be this Great?.Regions 12, 17 & 18 4-H Junior 5th & 6th Grade Camp Register Now for Camp, June 7-10 at the State 4-H Camping Center! Relive the camp experience today through visiting our Camp Wild picture and video web page

April 20, 2015

Join the fun and celebrate Dairy Month at the Annual Milk Made Magic Contest on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the Harrison County Extension & Outreach Office in Logan.  This contest is open to Harrison County 4-H'ers who are in the 3rd grade or older as of May 1st of this school year.  Prepare your entry at home and bring it to the Extension Office for judging.  Click on the link above to locate the cover letter, category & rules and the entry form.

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