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The 2013 Annual Report is available for your viewing at http://www.extension.iastate.edu/our-story/node/21115/

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach: Howard County

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Manure applicator training for commerical or confinement will be held each Friday at either 8:30 or 1:00.  You must call and register at least one day in advance.  If no registrations are received, the program will not be shown.
Howard County Resource Directory - a collaborative effort by the Howard County Interagency Group to provide a quick resource guide with pertinent contacts.

County News

October 10, 2014

Several Farm Bill Program Overview meetings have been scheduled in Northeast Iowa.   Howard county will have meetings on November 13 and November 25.

October 6, 2014

NEWS You Can Use is a monthly newsletter developed by Iowa State University Nutrition Specialists that contains researched-based nutrition information and recipes specifically for older adults.  Find the latest issue here!

September 15, 2014

Howard County 4-H'ers exhibited in the communications divisions, the static 4-H building exhibits and also in many of the livestock 4-H divisions. 

September 11, 2014

Mosquito and Public Health Pest Management educational training for commercial applicators will be held on October 23, 2014 in Cresco at the Extension Office.

August 21, 2014

Lowell and Marge Dohlman were inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame at a ceremony held at the Iowa State Fair on August17.

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