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County News

April 17, 2015

Weeds can cause trouble for asparagus, raspberries and strawberries. Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on the proper way to control weeds in home gardens.

April 9, 2015

Finding reliable parenting information on the Internet just got easier! The Just in Time Parenting Site highlights information and strategies identified by researchers as those most crucial to helping children thrive - promoting healthy growth and development, preparing children for school success, reinforcing positive parenting behaviors and affirming healthy interpersonal and family relationships.

March 5, 2015

The key to good fruit set is to provide conditions favorable for flower bud information, survival and pollination. Horticulturists with ISU Extension and Outreach share cultural practices that improve a tree's ability to begin and continue to bear fruit.

February 27, 2015

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Sac County, area FFA Chapters and Ag Advisors, in cooperation with area businesses and farmers, will have a certification course March 27 and 28 and April 10 and 11, to certify 14 and 15 year-olds for tractor and machinery operation off the home farm.

December 10, 2014

Carrying out family traditions takes effort, but these rituals make families stronger. Human Sciences specialists offer tips for creating family memories during the holidays and throughout the year in the Science of Parenting blog from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

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April 3, 2015 10:37 AM

A new publication providing information on suitable tomato varieties for commercial field and high tunnel production in Iowa is now...

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