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Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Des Moines County

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County News

September 28, 2015

Here are some tips from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists on how to best handle, germinate and plant acorns.

September 21, 2015

Looking for an experience of a lifetime? Look no further than the Citizenship Washington Focus trip where you as a 9th-12th grader can travel by charter bus to visit Washington D.C. and the National 4-H Center.

September 21, 2015

The Johnson County chapter of Women, Land, and Legacy is hosting its first Farm Crawl featuring women farmers and landowners. September 27, 2015,  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

September 4, 2015

Spring-flowering bulbs, such as tulips and daffodils, must be planted in the fall so their blooms may be enjoyed in the spring.

August 28, 2015

Growers learn of work required to grow hops for making beer.

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Extension council members are elected officials and are responsible for being good stewards of taxpayer dollars. They manage the county extension budget, hire county staff and help select educational programming from ISU Extension and Outreach.

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach News

October 1, 2015 11:08 AM

The new Engaged Scholarship Funding Program from Human Sciences Extension and Outreach encourages faculty and staff to turn their...

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